Action Configuration

Use this page to configure Post Transfer Actions (PTAs).

  • To view the Action page, you must be a member of a group with the Manage actions role enabled.


Action name

Specify a descriptive name to identify this action. The name you specify here is shown in the list of available actions when you configure a transfer site.


Specify a system command supported on the file storage server, or the full path and name of an executable file on that server. For examples, see Define a PTA in Gateway Administrator.


(Optional) Enter one or more arguments to be passed to the specified program. Arguments can include supported tokens (enclosed in dollar signs). Tokens are replaced by actual values when the PTA runs.

Use spaces to separate multiple arguments.

Use double quotation marks around any argument that might include spaces in the returned value.


Click this button to insert a token from a list of supported tokens.


Related Topics

Define a PTA in Gateway Administrator

Post Transfer Action Tokens