ExternalStorageDownload

ExternalStorageDownload[location]

downloads content from the specified location.

ExternalStorageDownload[location,file]

downloads content from the specified location to a local file.

ExternalStorageDownload[ExternalStorageObject[],file]

downloads content from the specified ExternalStorageObject.

ExternalStorageDownload[ExternalStorageObject[],file]

downloads content from the specified ExternalStorageObject to a local file.

Details and Options

  • The default external storage is given by $ExternalStorageBase.
  • Possible values for location include regular file paths and IPFS content identifiers (CID).

Examples

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Basic Examples  (1)

Download a file from the InterPlanetary File System (IPFS):

Import the downloaded content:

Scope  (4)

ExternalStorageObject  (1)

Download a file from the InterPlanetary File System (IPFS) by providing an ExternalStorageObject:

Location  (2)

CID  (1)

Download a file from the InterPlanetary File System (IPFS) by providing its content identifier (CID):

Path  (1)

Upload a file to Dropbox:

Download a file from Dropbox by providing its location path:

TargetPath  (1)

Download a file from the InterPlanetary File System (IPFS) to a specific local path:

Options  (2)

ExternalStorageBase  (2)

Dropbox  (1)

Upload a file to Dropbox:

Download a file from Dropbox:

IPFS  (1)

Download a file from the InterPlanetary File System (IPFS):

Properties & Relations  (1)

CopyFile also supports an ExternalStorageObject as a file specification to download it to a local path:

Wolfram Research (2020), ExternalStorageDownload, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/ExternalStorageDownload.html.

Text

Wolfram Research (2020), ExternalStorageDownload, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/ExternalStorageDownload.html.

BibTeX

@misc{reference.wolfram_2020_externalstoragedownload, author="Wolfram Research", title="{ExternalStorageDownload}", year="2020", howpublished="\url{https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/ExternalStorageDownload.html}", note=[Accessed: 23-January-2021 ]}

BibLaTeX

@online{reference.wolfram_2020_externalstoragedownload, organization={Wolfram Research}, title={ExternalStorageDownload}, year={2020}, url={https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/ExternalStorageDownload.html}, note=[Accessed: 23-January-2021 ]}

CMS

Wolfram Language. 2020. "ExternalStorageDownload." Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Wolfram Research. https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/ExternalStorageDownload.html.

APA

Wolfram Language. (2020). ExternalStorageDownload. Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Retrieved from https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/ExternalStorageDownload.html