The Attachment object provides access to the attachments associated with the job.
A document representing information related to the job can be associated with the job as an attachment. Examples of attachments include the following:
- Word documents of instructions
- Proposals for work
- Scanned maps for digitizing
- TIFFs to georeference
- Web URL for the external help system
The ID of the job attachment.
The visible name of the job attachment displayed in an application.
The storage type of the attachment.
The following script creates a job and adds a linked file attachment. It also gets a list of all linked file attachments associated with the job.
import arcpy #Establish a connection to a Workflow database conn = arcpy.wmx.Connect(r'c:\test\Workflow.jtc') #Create a Workflow Job of Data Edits job type job = conn.createJob(job_type_name="Data Edits") #Add a linked file attachment job.addAttachment('LINKED',r'c:\test\Requirements.doc') #Access a Workflow Job job1 = conn.getJob(99999) #Get the list attachments associated with the job attachments = job1.getAttachments() #Print the names of Linked file attachments associated with the job for attach in attachments: if(attach.type=='Linked'): print(attach.name)