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SFTP File Loop

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Allows a task to iterate through the list of files or folders on SFTP server.

 

General tab

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Loop Kind

Select the items you want to perform actions on: folders only, or files only.

 

Remote Folder

Enter the path or folder name on the remote server.

 

Include Subfolders

Switch on this checkbox if you want to perform the cycle through all the files, including all nested folders.

 

Save Results

Enter information about how you want to save the result of the file loop.

 

Assign File Name to Variable

Enter the name of the variable into which it is necessary to save the file name.

 

Assign File Size to Variable

Switch on this checkbox and enter the name of the variable into which it is necessary to save the size of the file. This allows  to use the file size data in other actions or tasks.

 

Assign Last Update Time to Variable

Switch on this checkbox and enter the name of the variable into which it is necessary to save the date and the time of the file. This allows  to use the last update time information in other tasks or actions.

 

Datе Filter tab

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All Files

Click this option to include all files in the file loop.

 

Find Files Created or Modified

Enter dates and times to include files for certain time periods in the loop.

Between – You can specify two dates explicitly selecting them from a calendar. Or you can specify the expression using variables. This expression should contain the date in the format set on your computer.
Newer Than ___ Months
Newer Than ___ Days
Newer Than ___ Minutes
Older Than ___ Months
Older Than ___ Days
Older Than ___ Minutes

 

Sorting parameters

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Sorting parameters

Parameters of internal sorting of the file list

 

Sort the list of filenames

Turn on the checkbox if you want to sort the list

 

How to sort

There are four sorting modes:

By file name
By file time
By file size
By depth of nested folders

 

Sort order

There are two modes: ascending or descending ordering.

 

Variable

Allows you to add a variable to the action or triggering event that you selected. You must place the cursor in a edit box in the settings dialog window of the action or event and then click the {V} button.

 

note Related Topics

SFTP Log On

SFTP Log Off

SFTP Download

SFTP Upload

SFTP Rename File of Folder

SFTP Delete File

SFTP Change Folder

SFTP Create Folder

SFTP Remove Folder

SFTP PWD (print working directory)

SFTP Synchronization

SFTP File Permissions

SFTP Command