Upload File
Use this action to upload a file to the ThingWorx repository.
Using the Upload File Action
To use this action in your workflow, you need to connect it to ThingWorx Flow. To connect to a flow, do the following:
1. Drag the Upload File action under the ThingWorx connector to the canvas, place the pointer on the action, and then click or double-click the action. The Upload File action window opens.
2. Edit the label name, if needed. By default, the label name is same as the action name.
3. To add a connection, refer to the section Adding a Connection in the ThingWorx connector topic. The default value is ThingWorx App Key.
If you previously added a ThingWorx connection, select a connection from the list.
4. In the Type field, select a format in which the source data is provided.
File Path—File path from where the content is read. For example, /file.txt.
Format—File content format.
Stream—Data stream which is written in the file.
Encoding—Encoding type of the file.
String—Data which is written to the file.
5. In the Destination field, enter the destination details where the data is uploaded:
Repository—Select the ThingWorx repository where the file is to be uploaded.
File Path—File path within repository.
File Name—Name of the repository file.
6. Click Done.
Output Schema
The output schema for Upload File action returns a message string. For example, when an action successfully completes, appropriate message appears.
See a sample output schema in the figure that follows: