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Delete File on FTp Site

Delete File on FTp Site

Delete File on FTp Site

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Does any one have the general code using the ActiveX script task to delete a file from an FTP site?

RE: Delete File on FTp Site

This is what we do to delete files from an FTP site:

First write a script file using ActiveX:

CODE

'**********************************************************************
'  Visual Basic ActiveX Script
'************************************************************************

Function Main()
    Dim oFSO,  oFile

'************************************************************************
'     Delete file from FTP server.  
'************************************************************************
    set oFSO = CreateObject("Scripting.FileSystemObject")
    set oFile = oFSO.CreateTextFile("c:\ftp_remove_file.txt", true)
    oFile.writeline "lcd c:\"
    oFile.writeline "open xxx.xxx.x.xx"
    oFile.writeline "login_name"
    oFile.writeline "password"
    oFile.writeline "cd /download"
    oFile.writeline "del somefile.txt"
    oFile.writeline "quit"
    oFile.Close
    set oFile = nothing
    set oFSO = nothing

    Main = DTSTaskExecResult_Success
End Function

Then use an Execute Process task to run the script:

CODE

Win32 process:  ftp.exe
Parameters:    -i -s:c:\ftp_remove_file.txt

I hope that helps! smile

RE: Delete File on FTp Site

Thanks that was very helpfully for me too.

RE: Delete File on FTp Site

You are welcome! Glad to hear it. smile

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