How to search for a file on the network using WiseScript?
- Launch WiseScript Package Editor or WiseScript Editor.
- Use the Search for File script action in the Script Editor.
- Fill in the following fields for the Search for File action:
File Name: <Name of File>
Variable Name: <Uppercase variable to store the file path>
Default value: <Blank or a value that will be set if file is not found>
Message Text: <Brief message to be displayed while the search operation is in progress>
Return Type. <Return only the first match, or a carriage return/line feed-delimited list of all matches>
Drives to Search. <Choose network drive>
Search Depth. <How deep the search should search>
— 1 searches only the root
— 2 searches the root directory and any subdirectories in it, and so on.
— 0 searches the entire drive.
Note: If you are searching network drives, it is recommended to enter 2 or 3 to avoid a long wait for the search.
Remove File Name: <Removes the file name from the end of the returned path>
4. Click OK.