Delete file Action

Specify files to be deleted upon executing the Action. File input line supports path, filename and file mask as well as variables that can be used either separately or in various combinations. Multiple inputs must be separated by | (vertical bar / pipe).

Note that Delete file Action causes irreversible file removal. Proceed with caution when configuring file deletion criteria such as path, file names, etc.

File propertiesDetails
FileSpecify the files to delete. Available options include providing full path and filename or file mask. If path is not specified, Action is performed in current folder. Read more about specifying file masks and wildcards.
BrowseBrowseUse Browse button to specify particular file or folder on disk, on LAN (local area network) shares, etc.
Variable WizardVariable WizardUse Variable Wizard button to specify more advanced input, such as, taking parameters from file, associated Trigger or other Action.
Delete file Action File properties
Additional notes:
  • Automation Workshop supports Unicode file names, and path up to 32,000 characters, providing a necessary capacity when performing automated file deleting.
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