Synchronizing a Directory in Command Line

Overview

The automatic users and groups synchronization is provided by this Windows service. This service is installed by the setup pack and started automatically after installation.

Installation

The default suggested installation path is DRIVE:\Program Files\Advantys\WorkflowGen\Services\bin\WfgDirectoriesSyncService.exe.
The synchronization service can also be executed from a command line.
You must specify the /c or /console parameter.

Optional parameters

Parameter
Definition
/p[ath]:location
Location of the web.config file use to synchronize (usually the WorkflowGen web.config file)
/d[irectories]:list
List of directories to synchronize; use , (comma) or ; (semicolon) as separator
/s[ilence]
No output will be generated in the console
/t[est]
Launch a synchronization test
/h[elp] or /?
Displays the help for console execution
If an error occurs the exit code 1 is returned, otherwise 0 is returned.

Example 1

This will launch the directory synchronization of the WorkflowGen instance installed in the D:\inetpub\wwwroot\wfgen folder:
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WfgDirectoriesSyncService.exe /c /p:D:\inetpub\wwwroot\wfgen\web.config
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Example 2

This will force the synchronization of the MyDir directory of the WorkflowGen instance installed in the D:\inetpub\wwwroot\wfgen folder:
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WfgDirectoriesSyncService.exe /c /p:D:\inetpub\wwwroot\wfgen\web.config /d:MyDir
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