Job Submission

You can submit MetaFuze jobs from the Monitor.


Setup your MetaFuze Batch File

Export you MetaFuze transcode as a batch XML file. Multiple files may be submitted to Deadline at once. Be sure to set the output path in MetaFuze to a network drive accessible by both yourself and your slave machines.

Submission Options

The general Deadline options are explained in the Job Submission documentation. The MetaFuze specific options are:

  • Input File(s): The MetaFuze XML files to transcode. Multiple files may be selected in the file browser and added to the list.
  • Submit Each File In Folder As A Separate Job: Submits each file (including non-XML files) in the folder of the selected file as a job.

Plug-in Configuration

You can configure the MetaFuze plug-in settings from the Monitor. While in super user mode, select Tools -> Configure Plugins and select the MetaFuze plug-in from the list on the left.


Render Executables

  • MetaFuze Executable: The path to the MetaFuze executable file used for rendering. Enter alternative paths on separate lines.


Currently, there are no FAQs for this plug-in.

Error Messages and Meanings

This is a collection of known MetaFuze error messages and their meanings, as well as possible solutions. We want to keep this list as up to date as possible, so if you run into an error message that isn’t listed here, please email Deadline Support and let us know.

Currently, no error messages have been reported for this plug-in.