Create a source file

Abstract

How to create an example source file in Sitecore Data Exchange Framework.

This example source file contains information about cities. Each row in the file represents a different city. The first line in the file contains the names of the columns in the file.

To create this source file in Data Exchange Framework:

  1. Create a new file C:\Sitecore\cities.dat

    Important

    You may place this file wherever you want, but it must be accessible from your Sitecore server. This includes file permissions.

  2. Add the following text to the file:

    id,country,city
    fr1,France,Paris
    dk1,Denmark,Copenhagen
    jp1,Japan,Tokyo
    us1,United States,New York
    us2,United States,Los Angeles
    
  3. Save the file.