Changing permissions on files before or after they're transferred

Discussion created by Antoine_Sauteron_1266 on Jun 17, 2016
Latest reply on Jun 20, 2016 by Michael_Lowry
Should you need to perform actions at the OS level, such as changing file permissions for instance, this will have to be done in a separate OS job.

For instance, if you want to make files read-only in Windows, you can create a Workflow (JOBP) that will contain a JOBF and a JOBS:


The JOBF will transfer files from one location to the other:


You can apply modifications to the files after they were transferred with a regular OS command. The DOS command below will recursively set txt files located in c:\temp\transfer to 'Read Only':