DriveWorks Pro 17: EPDM: Check Out a folders contents from the vault [send feedback...]

EPDM: Check Out a folders contents from the vault

This Specification Flow Task will check out a folders content from the vault.

Note: The vault the folder's contents will be checked out of is the vault specified in the EPDM plugin settings and the user with which it will be checked out with is the user also specified in the EPDM plugin settings. Make sure that the path that you specify falls under the vault otherwise the task will fail.


Property NameDescription
Source Folder Name Folder name whose contents are to be checked out (must be inside the vault). This must be the full path to the folder i.e C:\VaultName\VaultFolder.
Constant NameOptional name of the constant that the result will be posted to for reference
TitleChanges the Title (not the name) of the task.


When this task is added the properties are static by default.
See How To: Change A Static Property To A Dynamic Property to enable rules to be built on these properties.

Property NameExample RuleExample ResultMeaning
Source Folder Path"C:\DriveWorks\MyVault\" & DWSpecificationC:\DriveWorks\MyVault\MyProject 0001The contents of this folder will be checked out of the vault
Constant NameDWConstantCheckOutResultDWConstantCheckOutResultWhen the task is run, the result of whether the folder's contents were successfully checked out or not will be written to this constant.

Using the Task in a Specification Macro

This task has different types of Outputs. For more information about Outputs see Specification Macros Task Node.

Outputs are only available within Specification Macros. Currently Outputs are not available for Specification Flow.

Status Outputs

This task does not currently support Status Output Navigation.

Please check the Specification Report for details of Success/Warnings/Failure.

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