Set Files Attributes


Change the attributes of the files or folders.

Parameters

  • Source

  • Specifies a full-qualified path and filename. The standard Microsoft MS-DOS wild cards are permitted in the file-name position. Multiple file names may be specified by separating entries with a semi-colon. For example: c:\documents\*.*, c:\documents\*.doc;*.jpg;*.inc. It will have unpredictable results, if you use the relative paths.

  • Exclude mask

  • Specifies one or more source file names which don't move at this operation. Each file name must be terminated by a single semicolon, and standard Microsoft MS-DOS wild cards, such as "*", are permitted in the file-name position. The wild cards name "*.*" does not allowed.

  • Match case

  • Specifies whether the search finds the source files which names match the case of characters in the Files or folder name exactly.

  • Include sub-folders

  • Specifies whether the search extends to the sub-folders of the Source folder.

  • Archive attribute

  • Specifies whether the file or folder should be archived.

  • Hidden attribute

  • Specifies whether the file or folder is hidden.

  • Read-only attribute

  • Specifies whether the file or folder is read-only.

  • System attribute

  • Specifies whether the file or folder is a system file or folder.

  • Allow to set folder's attribute

  • Specifies whether to change the attribute of the folder.

    Notes:

    For more information about the file attributes, please refer to Windows Help.

    Notes

    You could filter files based on the attribute settings of the source files. For more information, please refer to Attributes Filter.

    To exclude certain sub-folders, the folder name must be preceded by a backslash character \ in the field Exclude mask. For example: \My Pictures;\My Music;.