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RianaS
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Copying a file from server to desktop

Hi

 

I'm using Power Automate Desktop (attended) to sign in to SSH, I then cd to a directory, and list the files in the directory.  I then run a script to capture specific file names into a .csv file. This I have automated all successfully.  Now I want to copy that file to my desktop.  I recorded myself copying the file, from a file manager that can see the file, to my desktop, but the flow keeps on failing.  

 

(Background: the task I want to automate is to trigger a flow in Power Automate which will look for a certain file in a certain directory on our server.  If it finds it, it needs to trigger certain processes depending on the file name.)

 

How do I get the file or it's content copied from a server to my pc, to transfer to sharepoint to build a flow via RPA later.

 

I'm using attended desktop flow, but eventually I want to move it all to unattended to run as a scheduled flow triggered as a scheduled task in RPA.

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