Create a flow to transfer multiple files

This flow allows you to send multiple files to a defined application. In this scenario, the Store_66 application sends several files to the MainOffice target.

  Task Description Details

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Create a flow.

 


In Central Governance click Flows > Add flow.

Create a flow named multiple_files_flow, and give it the identifier flow02.

Define Store_66 as the Source, and MainOffice as the Target.


2

 

Enable a multiple files exchange.

 

Select the Source, and then File properties.

Under Filename select Multiple.

 

3

 

Deploy the flow.

 

In Central Governance click Deploy to save and deploy.

 

4

 

 

Add three files for the exchange.

 

 

Create a folder, you can name it Store_66, in the Store_66 Transfer CFT runtime/pub directory.

Copy three test files to this folder, for example SALES_report, DAILY_news, and INVENTORY.

 

 

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Execute the SEND command.

 

 

From the source Transfer CFT, run the following command:
CFTUTIL SEND part=<instance_target>, idf=flow02, fname=#pub/Store_66/*

Remember to replace <instance_target> with the Transfer CFT instance for the target as it displays in your application list.

 

6 Monitor the transfer status. In the Central Governance Flows tab, click Monitoring to check the status of the file exchange.

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