Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

FTPCopy ( URL ; user ; password ; directory ; file ; localdirect

Creates a calculated Applescript to copy a file from a directory on an FTP server to a local folder.

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Greg Torok   Greg Torok
Northwest Radiologists

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  Sample input:
FTPCopy ( ; "admin" ; "password" ; "TestFiles/TestFile1.txt" ; "Home/Localfiles" ; "MyTestFile1.txt" )
  Sample output:
Use within a Perform Applescript command to download files via FTP

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

This custom function creates a calculated Perform Applescript command which will use the Mac OS X cURL program to copy a file from a given FTP server to a local directory.

Use this calculation inside of a Perform Applescript script step. Works only on Mac OS X.



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