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Write line to file block

The write line to file block writes data to a file.

write line to file block

A write line to file block is commonly used in the following situation:

  • When you create a file during an automation and need to add data to it.

Configuring a write line to file block

Configure the block to write data to an existing file.


The write line to file block requires a file to write the line to and the data to write. The File field is automatically filled by the Create file block, and the Data field can accept user-entered or field mapped data.

Information note

This block is used with the Create file block.

Write line to file inputs

Write line to file inputs with fields filled in


The Settings tab is where you choose what the block does if it encounters an error.

Block settings tab

General settings for all cloud storage blocks


The Connection tab is where you can authenticate your cloud storage provider. Once you select the storage provider on the Inputs tab, a Connect button appears here which opens up an authentication window. You must authenticate the connection to use this block.

Block connection tab

Check if file exists block with Connect your dropbox shown

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