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Calendar replacement: Keywords not updated in Schedule Task properties


Article ID: 87780


Updated On:


CA Automic Workload Automation - Automation Engine


Error Message :

When replacing an old Calendar and a keyword through the context menu, only the Calendar field is updated in the schedule. The keyword itself remains unchanged. This requires a manual update to resolve.


1. Create a JSCH with a Job in it. 
2. Create 2 Calendars that each have a unique keyword name 
3. In the Task properties of the Job in the Schedule, assign the first Calendar and its keyword. 
4. Right-click on the first Calendar and do a replace 
5. Replace the first Calendar with the second Calendar and the new keyword. 
6. Observe the Schedule: The Calendar was updated but not the keyword.


Cause type:
Root Cause: Calendar object could not be replaced with another Calendar in the properties of a Schedule.


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


Update to a fix version listed below.

Fix Status: Released

Fix Version(s):
Automation Engine 12.0.0 - Available
Automation Engine 11.2.2 - Available
Automation Engine 11.1.5 - Available

Additional Information

Workaround :
Open the object which uses that Calendar and keyword. Update the keyword to the new keyword name manually.