Join File Action

Declaration

<AMMERGEFILE FILE="text" DESTINATIONTYPE="text" DESTINATION="newfilename" OVERWRITEFILE="YES" ALLFILEPIECESMUSTEXIST="YES" RECYCLEFILEPIECES="YES" />

See Also

Split File, Copy File, Move File, Delete File, Delete Folder, Rename Folder, Touch File

Description

Joins together (merges) a file previously split into pieces using the Split File action.

Practical Usage

See description.

Parameters

General Tab

Source file

Text, Required
MARKUP:

Allows you to navigate to the.

Folder to Split Files

Text, Required
MARKUP:

Specifies the folder to put the split files into.

Individual File Piece Size

Text, Required
MARKUP:

Specifies the maximum size of each split file.

The available options are:

Notes

Custom Description

This action includes the Description tab for entering a custom step description.

More on setting custom step description

Standard Error Handling Options

This action also includes the standard Error Causes and On Error failure handling options/tabs.

More on Error Handling Options

Variables and Expressions

All text fields allow the use of expressions, which can be entered by surrounding the expression in percentage signs (example: %MYVARIABLE%, %Left('Text',2)%). To help construct these expressions, you can open Expression Builder from these fields by pressing F2.

More on variables
More on expressions

More on the expression builder

Example

NOTE: The code below can be copied and pasted directly into the Steps pane of the Task Builder.

<AMSPLITFILE FILE="C:\Documents and Settings\marie.black\My Documents\bpaserver.txt" DESTINATION="C:\Documents and Settings\marie.black\Desktop\Graphics" SIZETYPE="FLOPPY" SIZE="1.44" BYTETYPE="MB" />