"Events and Messages : Reactive" - Send email on upload to a specific folder
This example illustrates how to send a mail notification after a file has been uploaded to a specific folder.
It also does a virus scan before sending the mail.
It uses a separate script to generate the email data. This is done to get correct linefeeds in the email format.
It also acts as a template for the email.
Event in zFTPServer:
Message in zFTPServer:
Closing data connection.%EXECUTE("C:\Scripts\MailOnUploadEnd.cmd" "%LOCAL_FILENAME%" "%FTP_FILENAME%")%
Contents of file "C:\Scripts\MailOnUploadEnd.cmd":
REM Filenames may need special character codes.
REM Virus scan the file, only send mail if the file still exists after the scan.
"C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG2012\AVGSCANX.EXE" /HEUR /ARC /CLEAN /TRASH /SCAN=%1
IF EXIST "%1" (
REM Only send mail for a specific folder.
SET FOLDER_FILTER=\Share this\
IF "%FOLDER_FILTER%"=="%FOLDER_UPLOAD%" (
C:\Scripts\MailTemplate.cmd %2 | C:\Scripts\msmtp\msmtp.exe firstname.lastname@example.org
Contents of file "C:\Scripts\MailTemplate.cmd":
REM Two empty lines required for newlines to work
echo SUBJECT:New file uploaded %~nx1!NL!
echo And here's a link to it.!NL!http://www.test.com/%~nx1!NL!