The panel with methods for FTP file transfer (upload/download)
This preconfiguration can be activated when creating a new object (e.g. by "New object ..."
in the local object menu or after pressing the Insert
key after selecting the object) and is included in the group: " / Communication / FTP communication protocol"
This preconfiguration can be used with the objects: PmaFolder or PmaRoot.
- The preconfiguration creates an object of the PmaPanel
type containing the FTPdownload
methods. These have the sDir
parameters. The window contains the PmgWEdit
objects used for entering the folder address containing the desired files on the FTP server, the address and filename of the file on local disk and the name of the target saved file. Additional objects are the PmgButton
, that provide the FTPdownload
methods in the onButtonUp
event with the specified values and then the desired files are uploaded/downloaded from/to the FTP server.
- This preconfiguration demands usage of external ActiveX
object. This object can be sent to you on demand, contact: Pavel KLIMÍČEK
- In a window that appears before the object is created, it is necessary to enter the information needed for FTP connection.
- The preconfiguration is created including the panel (object of the PmaPanel
type) is functional also a Web panel
. In order to make the preconfiguration functional also for the Web, it is necessary to enable the object of the PmaPanel
type for Web (on the "Web server
The technology used is running in a synchronous mode, therefore it is recommended to call the file transfer methods in a real Promotic application from the PmaSequencer
These configurators can be set before the preconfiguration is created:
|The name of created object||Name of the object created in the tree of Pma objects. The maximum name length is 30 characters. This is a system name, so it must contain only alphanumeric and must not contain any diacritics, empty string, spaces and the first character must not be a number.|
|FTP transfer type|
0 = sending/download (default) - allows to download and upload files to/from FTP server
1 = only sending - allows only to upload files to FTP server
2 = only download - allows only to download files from FTP server
|FTP server address||URL address, for example in the form www.ftpserver.com.|
|UserID on the FTP server||FTP user name|
|Password on the FTP server||FTP user password|