RapidIdentity Product Guides - 2019 Rolling Release

File Share Controls

The File Share Control Bar contains Action buttons directly below the File Share tab. These buttons allow Users to manipulate the File Share.

Table 343. File Share Action Buttons



Create Directory

This button creates a new directory under the folder currently selected in the left side tree view. Selecting this button causes a window to appear, requesting the desired directory name. The directory name must be unique.


The Upload button launches a file browser to select one or more files upload to the file share. The selected files are uploaded to the currently selected folder or subfolder.


The Download button enables upon selecting a file. Users can initiate the file download directly to the system.


The Delete button enables upon selecting a file or folder. Users can delete the selected file or folder. Selected Files or Folders are given priority. If specific Files are not selected, the selected Folder is deleted. The root folder cannot be deleted.


The Rename button enables upon selecting a file or folder. Users can rename the selected file or folder. Selecting Rename triggers a window requesting a new name or to cancel. The file or folder name, with respect to the selected directory, must be unique.

Make Public

The Make Public button is a configuration option and, if available, is disabled until a file or folder is selected. Users can make the selected file or folder public. Selecting Make Public triggers a window to confirm or cancel.


The Refresh button updates the selected contents of the folder in the left side tree view.


The Open button functions differently depending on the current selection. The Open button is disabled if nothing is selected or one or more folders are selected. The Open button causes the browser to open the selected files directly in a new tab or window, or download the file directly if the browser does not support the selected file type.