FILE CHOICE prompts a User to identify a local file to be uploaded for subsequent use within an EASAP.
For example an EASAP might require that a User specify and upload a particular type of file as input, such as a spreadsheet.
To upload a file, a User will:
The file will be uploaded following a Submit or a 'Save current inputs'.
An uploaded file should have a file extension written with lower case letters. For example:
An uploaded file must not have two or more consecutive spaces in the file name.
A new folder will be created on the EASA Server and the target file will be uploaded to a location based on whether:
During Testing, the folders below are created and the new file is uploaded to each of them:
Once the EASAP is Published (here as username: author), file uploads go to the following folders:
|Label:||Text displayed to the left of box|
|File Filter:||Comma-separated list of filters to apply in file locations. One asterisk * can be used as a wildcard at the beginning of the filter, specifying only the file extension is common, for examples input.dat, *flow.res or *.txt|
|Target Directory:||Name of sub folder of EASAP main folder in which to copy selected file|
|Rename To:||Filename to which the selected file is renamed|
|Show if:||Logical expression, if TRUE then box shown, if FALSE then box NOT shown|
|Enable if:||Logical expression, if TRUE then box enabled, if FALSE then box NOT enabled|
|Style:||A USER INTERFACE STYLE or object reference that controls the visual appearance of this object|
|Input Style:||A USER INTERFACE STYLE or object reference that controls the appearance of this object's input area|
|Delimiter:||Character to delimit an object reference in Label: (default: % )|
|Tool tip:||Text to be displayed as a tool tip|