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Deleting a User Group without deleting subfolders in its Favorite folder first cause errors


Article ID: 85114


Updated On:


CA Automic Workload Automation - Automation Engine


Error Message :
20160225/102039.657 - U0021528 Parent object of folder OH_Idnr: '0028059962', OH_Name: '28509690k\START' not found.

When a User Group is created:

  • A folder is automatically created for the group in the Favorites folder
  • Sub folders are created in this Favorites folder

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When the User Group is deleted:
  • The User Group is deleted without deleting the folder inside first.
In the GUI, no error can be observed, but as soon as a reorg, db load, or db unload is attempted, an error like that below is shown:

20160225/102039.657 - U0021528 Parent object of folder OH_Idnr: '0028059962', OH_Name: '28509690k\START' not found.


Cause type:
Root Cause: DB Unload fails with the error message "Parent object of folder ... not found". This issue did show up after a user or user group has been deleted, which contained subfolders in the favorites folder.


Release: AUTWAB99000-11.0-Automic Workload Automation-Base Edition


Update to a fix version listed below or a newer version if available.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Automation Engine 12.1.0 - Available
Automation Engine 12.0.1 - Available
Automation Engine 11.2.4 - Available
Automation Engine 11.1.5 - Available

Additional Information

Workaround :
Always delete folders inside a User Group's favorite folder first before deleting the User Group.


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