File Activities

Bronze Certified

Custom Activity

2 reviews

2.1k

File Activities

Bronze Certified

Custom Activity

2 reviews

2.1k


Summary

This package contains a variety of activities that will help you easily manage files

carouselImage0

Overview

The following activities are included in this pack:
Get FileName: used to extract the file name from the full path of the file.
  • Input: the full path of the file
  • Output: filename
Rename File: used to rename the file within a particular folder and provide the output as a Boolean value to confirm if the file was renamed or not.
  • Input
  • FilePath: the full path of the file
  • NewFileName: provide the new filename
  • Output
  • IsRenamed: A Boolean value that returns True if the file was renamed successfully and if not it will return False.
Move Files: used to move the files from source to the destination path. It can be used to move all files or only specific file types to the destination path.
Input:
  • TypeOfFiles: specify the type of file to be moved
  • (e.g. pdf or xlsx or docx)
  • Destination: destination path
Sort Files: Reads all the files from a specified folder, sort them based on several criteria and displayed the results either by descending or ascending order.
This component will read all the files from a specified folder and sort them based on CreationTime, LastAccessTime, LastWriteTime, Size, and Names.
Input:
  • FolderPath: the path of the files to be sorted.
  • SortingOrder: choose to sort the files in descending or ascending order.
  • SortingType: choose to sort the files by CreationTime, LastAccessTime,
  • LastWriteTime, Size or Name.
  • SortedFiles: an array of the sorted files.
HideFile: used to hide a particular file.
Input:
  • FilePath - the path of the file to be hidden.
Output:
  • IsHidden - indicates if the file was hidden or not.
  • Note: The field supports only Boolean variables.
UnhideFile: used to unhide the particular file.
  • Input: FilePath - the path of the file to be unhidden.
  • Output: IsUnhidden - indicates if the file was unhidden or not.
Note: The field supports only Boolean variables.

Benefits


Published: 25 Feb 2020 | Updated: 18 Dec 2020

Lakshman Ganta
RPA Developer

Bangalore, Karnataka, India


License

MIT


Code Language

Visual Basic


Runtime

.NET Framework


Tags

file
folder
hide
sort-files
unhide

Compatibility

These activities are compatible with previous and current versions of UiPath Studio.


Dependencies

N/A



Similar Listings