HTTP Download

Downloads a file from the specified URL via the HTTP protocol.


  • URL Specifies the URL to begin reading.

  • Local file Specifies a full-path name that the downloaded file stores to.

  • If file name exists Specifies how to store the file if the file name has been used by another file. It can be one of the following:

    • Don't save
    • Overwrite existing file
    • Save with a unique file name

  • Authentication information Specifies the user name and password if authentication is required for accessing the URL.

  • Store content into Specifies a variable that populates with the downloaded data.

  • Store type Specifies how to save the data for the variable, it can be the binary format or text format.


  • For more information about the proxy options, please refer to "Proxy".

  • For more information about the timeout options, please refer to "Timeout".