F6.1 Footprint component type must be set to surface mount
The Component type must be set to
SMD for surface-mount footprints. This is to ensure that these footprints are included in the Footprint position (.pos) file output.
Not in schematic,
Exclude from position filesand
Exclude from BOMmust be unchecked
To set the footprint placement type, open the Footprint properties window and select Surface Mount as indicated.