Action - Init Variables File Info

The action Init Variables File Info provides information about a file as variables to the flow.


  • Check if a file is older than one week and delete the file.
The file to check. Variables are supported.
File Type
The variable to store the file type (dir, file or other).
File Exists
Variable to store whether the file exist or not.
File Size
Variable to store the size of the file in bytes.
recursive for directory
For directories whether to collect the size of all directly contained files or to also recursively traverse and sum the size of all subdirectories.
File Last Modified
Variable to store the last modification timestamp.
A variable is a container for a value that can be used in many actions and conditions to dynamically define a part of a text.
See action Script for a description.

Supplied Variables
the type of the file (dir, file or other)
if the file exist or not (true or false)
size of the file in bytes (or the sum of the files in directory)
timestamp of the last modification