Timeout interval

The time in minutes before a job goes into an error state if the retrieved file is not found or not complete.

The unit of time for the value can be minutes, hours, or days. You can specify a value from 0 minutes through 7 days. Use the toggle control to the right of the property name to select the unit of time for the value.


Data type
  • None for the RunHotFolderApplication step
  • 2 hours for the RunImpostripOnJob step

Database name

Usage notes:

  • The timeout interval should be greater than the poll interval times the file verification count.
  • For the RunImpostripOnJob step, the retrieval folder is set to the job's spool directory and cannot be changed.
  • Timeout interval is a positional job property. For information about using positional job properties, refer to the Information Center.