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Status Delivered
Categories Usability
Created by Guest
Created on May 5, 2021

Add "receive" functionality to the Transfer a File option when using Connect Direct Web Services (CDWS)

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What is your industry? Non-Industry Specific
How will this idea be used?

The Transfer a File option in CDWS can only be used to send a file, but not receive. Receive functionality needs to be added to this option ASAP. My understanding is that CDWS is supposed to be more user friendly. Not having receive functionality in the Transfer a File option means that users must use the Build a Transfer or the Send a Transfer options.

  • Admin
    Chris Sanders
    Nov 3, 2021

    Thank you for your patience as we worked on this enhancement. I'm pleased to announce that it has been delivered in CDWS v6.2.0.1 which is available on IBM Fix Central portal. Please download/apply that maintenance to start using the receive file functionality that was requested.


    Chris Sanders

    Connect:Direct Product Manager

  • Admin
    Chris Sanders
    Jun 1, 2021

    Thank you for opening this enhancement request with IBM. I have reviewed it with my team and we believe that your request to provide "pull" capabilities within C:D Web Services similar to what's available in C:D Browser would be valuable. We will accept this enhancement request and will look to add it to the roadmap moving forward.


    Chris Sanders

    Connect:Direct Offering Manager

  • Guest
    May 11, 2021

    What about "Sterling Connect:Direct CopyFrom Service" - this copies from remote to local