Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

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

Creates a calculated Applescript to move a file from a directory on an FTP server to a local folder and delete the original from the FTP server.

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Greg Torok   Greg Torok
Northwest Radiologists
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  Sample input:
FTPMove ( "127.0.0.1" ; "admin" ; "password" ; "Home/TestFiles" ; "TestFile1.txt" ; "Home/MyTestFiles" ; "MyTestFile1.txt" )
  Sample output:
Use this in a Perform Applescript script step to copy a file from an FTP server to a local directory and delete the original.

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

This custom function creates a calculated Perform Applescript script step which uses the Mac OS X cURL function to copy a given file from the FTP server to a local directory and delete the original from the FTP server.

 

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