Synchronizing a Directory in Command Line

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.

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.

The following parameters are optional:

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

Note: 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:

WfgDirectoriesSyncService.exe /c /p:D:\inetpub\wwwroot\wfgen\web.config

Example 2

This will force the synchronization of the directory MyDir of the WorkflowGen instance installed in the D:\inetpub\wwwroot\wfgen folder:

WfgDirectoriesSyncService.exe /c /p:D:\inetpub\wwwroot\wfgen\web.config /d:MyDir