Create a list of files and directories located in a directory on a remote FTP, SFTP, Amazon S3 and WebDAV server. Advanced filtering and sorting options allow to tailor file lists for particular needs.

The list may include all files and folders or a subset of files and folders based on their name (mask), extension, modified date, attributes or access right. The list can be sorted alphabetically or according to type, size, date or other criteria.

The created remote file list is available for the following Actions using Variable Wizard. It is possible to save the list to file with Write to File, email it with Send Email Action or use the remote file list to further automate any other Action.

FilesDetails
Remote directory The path of remote directory whose contents will be listed.
Include mask Use file mask to choose names and types of files to include in the list (by default *.* includes all files and folders) · Learn file masks and wildcards & advanced SFTP wildcards
Use connectionSelect connection to use for file listing. If Task contains no connections, the new connection window will be opened to establish a connection to SFTP, FTP, Amazon S3 or WebDAV server.
Variable WizardVariable WizardUse Variable Wizard for advanced data input, such as, taking parameter from file, associated Trigger or other Action, etc.

Notes

  • Automation Workshop supports Unicode file names, and path up to 32,000 characters.

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