Transfer a file

You can transfer a file from the MID Server to a computer in your organization.

Before you begin

Role required: admin or sm_admin

Procedure

  1. Upload the file to the MID Server:
    1. Navigate to Service Mapping > Administration > Uploaded Files.
    2. Enter a meaningful name in the Name field.
    3. Click the Operation Systems tab.
    4. Click OS Types and select the relevant type from the list.

      Selecting the operating system option for uploading a file.
    5. Click OS Architectures and select the relevant option from the list.
      Note: You can select both 32 and 64 bit option for the same file if necessary.
    6. Click the Manage Attachments icon.
    7. Attach a file.
  2. Select Put file from the Operation list in one of the following locations:
    • the Identification Sections or Connectivity Sections for Service Mapping
    • the Step window for Discovery
  3. Click Refresh.
    The name of the uploaded file appears in the File name field.
  4. Specify the variable that refers to the MID Server path on the remote computer in the Full Path Target field.

Example

The following configuration is an example of the Put file operation.
Field Value
Hierarchy Applications > Web servers
CI Type Website
Pattern IIS Website
Section XML Web Services Connectivity
Step number and Name 9. Upload strings utility