The /sftp/import Robot
Transloadit is happy to import from whatever storage solution suits you best.
/sftp/import Robot imports whole libraries of files from your SFTP servers into Transloadit. This Robot relies on public key authentication.
||(required) String||The user to use for the SFTP connection.|
||(required) String||The host to connect to via SFTP.|
||(required) String||The path on your SFTP server where to search for files.|
||There might be an error coming up when trying to extract meta data from your imported files. This happens for files that are zero bytes big for example. Setting this to
||The port to use for the connection.|
Example use cases
Our /sftp/import Robot can be used in combination
with other Robots, to create powerful workflows unique to your use case.
Here are a few example scenarios, and the required the Assembly Instructions to implement them.
You can also try demos of these examples right here, live on our website.
Import an entire folder of files from your SFTP Server
Related blog posts
Over the years we wrote the following posts about Our /sftp/import robot on our blog:
- A Happy 2014 from Transloadit! January 14, 2014
- Introducing Our New /sftp/import Robot October 30, 2012
Did you know?
You can easily combine Robots to create powerful workflows, unique to your business.
This is the power of Transloadit.