XenoGuard Documentation

Move

Actions » Windows » Directory » Move 

The action Move transfers a specified directory to another directory.


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  1. Open the Windows node in the Workspace Explorer.
  2. Open the Directory node, select the Move action.

Parameters:

The action has the following input parameters:


name Description
Source Directory Path
The path name of the directory to be moved.

Allowed Context Scopes [Fixed, Local, Global]
Allowed Context Types [Variable, Parameter, Enum]
Target Directory Path
The path name of the destination directory.

Allowed Context Scopes [Fixed, Local, Global]
Allowed Context Types [Variable, Parameter, Enum]
Override existing
Determines whether the existing files should be overridden.

Allowed Context Scopes [Fixed, Local, Global]
Allowed Value [Boolean]

Information

Files from the Source Directory will not be moved to an existing Target Directory unless the files are overwritten.

Results:

The action returns the following results:


name
description
File Count The total number of files moved to another directory.

Allowed Context Scopes [Fixed, Local, Global]
Allowed Context Types 
[Variable, Parameter]
Files
The list of files that were moved in the specified directory.

Allowed Context Scopes [Fixed, Local, Global]
Allowed Context Types [Variable, Parameter]

Example 1 (Transfer files from one directory to another):

This example checks if the New Workspace\App files directory exists on the specified path. If the directory is not found, the directory is created and the contents from the old workspace are transferred to the new directory. The contents of the new directory are then stored in Result then output via Message Box.


See other directory operations: