Specify file to write data into. Write to File Action supports both binary data and Unicode text. If specified file does not exist, it will be created automatically.

File Specify file the data will be written to.
Text to write Input some fixed text to be written to file each time Action is executed or use variables to write relevant Task or system relative text.
BrowseBrowse buttonUse Browse to select particular file or folder on local disk, network share on LAN (local area network), etc.
Variable WizardVariable Wizard buttonUse Variable Wizard for advanced data input, such as taking a parameter from file, connected Trigger, or other Action, etc.


  • Automation Workshop supports Unicode file names, and path up to 32,000 characters.
  • Files written by Write file Actions can be 2 bytes bigger than original amount of text, if saved in Unicode (UTF-16). Those two bytes are Unicode encoding signature and are saved in the beginning of file.

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