File Writer Service

File writer service

The File writer service writes the MessagePart-Out into the content of a file.

In the table below, you will find an explanation of these properties. All attributes with a ‘*’ are mandatory.




By default, we fill this out with the technical ‘tag’, followed by a serial number. Changing the name is optional.


Set this value to true, if you want this service to be enabled.

File Path*

Location of the destination file.

Input Type*

TEXT for String, XML for Document and BYTES for Bytes Message Part. The default is 'TEXT'.


Name of the MessagePart in a ConnectMessage where the content of the file is being stored. This is the part which will be written to the File.


Description of the specific service. This is for documentation purposes.

Special ConnectPlaza Headers:

  • file_name : can specify a single filename or a comma separated list (when using multiple messageparts). This will override the output file name(s).
  • file_msgprt : can override and specify a messagepart or a comma separated list when using messagepart-in=ALL
  • file_path : can override and specify a output path to write the files. This override the File Path.