Download one or more files or folders from a remote server. Supported server types are FTP, SFTP, WebDAV, Amazon S3, Google Cloud Storage, and DigitalOcean Spaces. The connection to server has to be established before downloading files and directories.
|Remote file||Use a path and filename to download a single file, or a path with a mask to download files and directories from a remote server. File mask |
|Save to||If Save to parameter ends with a backslash character |
If file mask or wildcards are used, all downloaded files can be renamed. For example, to match all text files and rename them during download to comma-separated value files, use
|Delete remote file after successful download||When the files are successfully downloaded to a local folder, they will be removed from the remote server.|
|Use connection||Select an existing connection to use for file downloading. If there are no defined connections, the new connection window will be opened to establish a connection to FTP, SFTP, WebDAV, Amazon S3, Google Cloud Storage, or DigitalOcean Spaces server.|
|Browse||Use Browse to select a particular file or folder on local disk, network share on LAN (local area network), etc.|
|Variable Wizard||Use dynamic data input—substitute a parameter from a file, web, connected Trigger, other Actions, date and time presets, etc.|
- Download File Action includes subdirectories that match the wildcard mask. It also deletes matching subdirectories, if Delete option is selected.
- Existing local files with the same name are automatically overwritten.
- If file mask matches 0 files, then no files are transferred. Completion status is considered successful in such cases.
- Filenames with characters that are not valid in Windows file systems are automatically encoded using
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