Action Reference for File Utility Connector

Actions are used by a workflow to to download, upload or inspect data from a system.

Refer to the table below for action details.

Action Name Description Version
Copy Copy a file within the file system that hosts the project engine. If Save Action Output to Workflow Messages is enabled, XML file format is expected. 1.0+
Create a New File for Bulk Data Create an new file in the shared bulk data folder for this project host. The file may be updated by bulk data actions in other workflows that use the same host. 4.3+
Delete Delete one or more files from the file system that hosts the project engine. 1.0+
Delete Bulk Files Delete all bulk files in the specified folder. If no folder is provided, all bulk files will be removed from the default bulk folder. 4.4+
Merge Files into an Existing Local File Merge contents of the indicated files into one larger file. This file is saved to the project host file system. Use another action to fetch/handle the resulting file. 4.3+
Move Move a file within the file system that hosts the project engine. If Save Action Output to Workflow Messages is enabled, XML file format is expected. 1.0+
Read Load a file from the file system that hosts the project engine. If Save Action Output to Workflow Messages is enabled, XML file format is expected. 1.0+
Write Write the selected workflow input message into a file on the file system that hosts the project engine. 1.0+

Action Names

Copy

Action Name Description Version
Copy Copy a file within the file system that hosts the project engine. If Save Action Output to Workflow Messages is enabled, XML file format is expected. 1.0+

Create a New File for Bulk Data

Action Name Description Version
Create a New File for Bulk Data Create an new file in the shared bulk data folder for this project host. The file may be updated by bulk data actions in other workflows that use the same host. 4.3+

Delete

Action Name Description Version
Delete Delete one or more files from the file system that hosts the project engine. 1.0+

Delete Bulk Files

Action Name Description Version
Delete Bulk Files Delete all bulk files in the specified folder. If no folder is provided, all bulk files will be removed from the default bulk folder. 4.4+

Merge Files into an Existing Local File

Action Name Description Version
Merge Files into an Existing Local File Merge contents of the indicated files into one larger file. This file is saved to the project host file system. Use another action to fetch/handle the resulting file. 4.3+

Move

Action Name Description Version
Move Move a file within the file system that hosts the project engine. If Save Action Output to Workflow Messages is enabled, XML file format is expected. 1.0+

Read

Action Name Description Version
Read Load a file from the file system that hosts the project engine. If Save Action Output to Workflow Messages is enabled, XML file format is expected. 1.0+

Write

Action Name Description Version
Write Write the selected workflow input message into a file on the file system that hosts the project engine. 1.0+