.JOB File Extension
File Type 1MetaCAM Nest Job File
What is a JOB file?
Nest job file created by MetaCAM, a CAD program used to increase efficiency in industry and manufacturing; contains nest job settings and instructions; used to store information that optimizes the use of materials and space for manufactured products.
File Type 2Windows Task Scheduler Job File
.JOB File Association 2
Job file created by Task Scheduler, a Windows utility used to schedule automated tasks; contains the name, triggers, actions, and conditions for the task; commonly used for scheduling periodic checks for software updates, as well as for running antivirus software system scans.
Task Scheduler jobs can be run manually or on a schedule; they can be used to start programs, display messages to the user, or send an email; users can also specify conditions, such as only running the task when the computer is idle or on AC power.