This task creates a Zip file based on a given full file path with file name and a list of files to Zip. The task allows the user to decide whether to overwrite the Zip file if it exists or not and will report to a specified reporting Constant that will list the number of files added to the Zip, or an error condition prefixed with #ZPERROR.
|Title||Changes the Title (not the name) of the task.|
|ZIP File Name||Full file name and path for the Zip file to create, including extension.|
|File Name List||Pipe bar (|) delimited file list with full paths and extensions.|
|Overwrite ZIP||TRUE to overwrite an existing Zip, FALSE to keep existing file.|
|Result Constant||The name of the Constant that the result will be posted to (with or without the DWConstant prefix).|
When this Task is added the properties are static. To be able to build rules on a static properties see How To: Change A Static Property To A Dynamic Property.
|Property Name||Example Rule||Example Result||Meaning|
|ZIP File Name||"C:\MyDocuments\Specifications\" &DWSpecificationId&"Info.zip"||C:\MyDocuments\Specifications\Shelving 9999\Info.zip||This will be the name and full file path of where the zip file will be located.|
|File Name List||"C:\MyDocuments\Documents\WarrentyPolicy.pdf| C:\MyDocuments\Documents\Catalog.pdf"||C:\MyDocuments\Documents\WarrantyPolicy.pdf| C:\MyDocuments\Documents\Catalog.pdf||This is a pipebar (|) delimited list of all the files and there full paths to be included in the Zip file. This example shows a warranty policy and catalog that would be zipped.|
|Overwrite ZIP||TRUE||TRUE||TRUE will overwrite the Zip file if it already exists FALSE will not.|
|Result Constant||"DWConstantReport"||DWConstantReport||This is the name of the Constant that the Macro Task will report to.|