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Topic Title: Can Automate behave like a daemon and monitor a folder for new files?
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MikeByers
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Can Automate behave like a daemon and monitor a folder for new files?

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AutoMate BPA Server 10 version: 10.7.0
Windows version: Windows Server 2012 R2
 05/15/2018 01:30 PM
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Justin Aucoin
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Hi Mike,

Automate BPA does have a File System condition that can be used to monitor for files in a folder. In addition, you can also use the If files exist action in a task to look for files as well.

More information on these can be found at the links below.

File System condition
http://www.networkautomation.c...ns/File_Condition.htm

If file exists action
http://www.networkautomation.c...f/If_-_File_exists.htm

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