File Management Automation Objects

Automation automation objects automation policy tasks automation manager

Automation Manager enables you to eliminate repetitive tasks across your customer base by creating repeatable processes known as Automation Policies, using a visual "drag and drop" scripting interface.

Assembling an Automation Manager Policy draws on the Automation Objects (a set of actions or tasks) library. To make automating processes easier, N-able N-central includes the default File Management Automation Objects listed below.

Calculate File MD5 Delete File Folder Creation Date Set Folder Permissions
Calculate File SHA512 Delete Files Older Than X Days Folder File Count Upload File to FTP
Compress File Delete Folder Folder Modification Date  
Compress Folder Download File From FTP Get Available Disk Space  
Copy File Download File From URL Get File Permissions  
Copy File From Server Extract Compressed files Get Folder Permissions  
Copy Folder

File Creation Date

Get Folder List  
Create File File Modification Date List files on an FTP Server  
Create File Shortcut File Search Move File  
Create Folder File/Folder Size Move Folder  
Create Website (URL) Shortcut Find Text in File Rename File  
Create Zip File Find Top N Files By Size Rename Folder  
Decompress File Find Top N Newest Files Replace Text in File  
Decompress Folder Find Top N Oldest Files Send File to Recycle bin