Storage environments have been deprecated, to store data in files see Write File
The Multiple Files Storage Environment is a Storage Environment that stores attributes of the extracted objects in multiple files.
The Multiple Files Storage Environment can be configured using the following properties:
Say you want to save images from a web site in files using a robot. You could do this by first creating an output object
that has the following attributes:
fileName (of type Short Text) and
content (of type Image).
In your robot you extract the images (using a
Load Data action)
into the content attribute and place a relative file name in the fileName attribute, e.g.
(this name can almost always be constructed from the value of the src attribute of the <img>-tag in the HTML).
When you configure the Multiple Files Storage Environment you set the Root Folder
to some folder in your file system on the machine where RoboServer is running,
You set the value of File Name Attribute to
and the value of File Content Attribute to
If you run your robot and the
fileName attribute of the object it returns contains the value
images/myImage.gif the image will be saved in the file: