Summary


This article describes the File List data source.


Usage


Use a File List for:

  • Parameter and filter values
  • Delivery email list


Create a File List

  • From the main user interface select the New button then File List
  • Name: Enter a list name

From Excel
  • Target File: Select Network, Platform, or InfoBurst (added from My Computer)
  • Select the ellipsis button and select a document
  • Return Size: Maximum number of values to return (0 = all values)
  • Only Emails: Select to return only email addresses
  • Select the Add button

To test:
  • Column: Enter column name to return
  • Condition: Enter condition to refine values returned
    • Example: State='AZ'
  • Use Formatted Values: Select this option to retain date formatting used in Excel
  • Select the Save button
  • Select the double green arrow button to return test values

From Text
  • Target File: Select Network or Platform
  • Select the ellipsis button and select a document
  • Return Size: Maximum number of values to return (0 = all values)
  • Only Emails: Select to return only email addresses
  • Select the Add button
  • Select the double green arrow button to return test values