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A comma-separated values (CSV) file stores tabular data (numbers and text) in plain-text form.

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Bad data notification without stopping automation

I have an automation that imports a csv from an external SFTP and processes it by splitting and augmenting the data into 2 data extensions. There is a chance that some rows in the original csv might ...
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I am not able to scheduling the below code

When I am trying to schedule this below code: global class exportReport3 implements System.Schedulable { global void execute(SchedulableContext sc) { ApexPages.PageReference report = new ...
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Exceeded max length for one record data loader

How can I spot which record exceeds the limit shown by data loader when I try to insert the CSV in my 'to' salesforce environement? The same files export fine in my 'from' environment. I have tried ...
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First item in Map returning null when getting key value while iterating through List

I'm building a List<String> with the column header row from a CSV file to iterate through and get the API value from a Map<String,String> that is built from custom metadata. The issue I'm ...
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Most robust way to parse CSV file via Apex code

I have been tasked to create a batch apex loader which parses a CSV file from an email attachment. I will use an email handler to get the email with the CSV file attached, and then I will try to load ...
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first key of map is dissapeared

CSV File contains headers. Full Name - is first column header, Manager Email - last column header. after file input, i create map that contains rowIndex (for VF apex:repeat), 'Header'='Value' (Map) ...
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Insert Salesforce record from CSV using Lightning component

I have one excel with SFDC label Name, as a header and their corresponding records, and using lightning component I need to Create record from that. My Approach : I am taking the input in apex from ...
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Problem with annotations.csv in Einstein Object Detection

When file "annotations.csv" is uploaded in the correct form, Einstein reads only one, unique label even if there are a couple of them in the same picture. For example when I upload a file like this: ...
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What is file type of Bulk Data Load Jobs results-file while importing data through Data import Wizard?

New to Salesforce.I imported a certain .csv file into Salesforce through Data Import Wizard, when I clicked on data batch reports, a file named 'reports' was downloaded. But not sure or clue what type ...
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Aura component upload csv with special characters

Need to upload a csv file with the following values Australian Children’s Education and Care Quality Authority (ACECQA) we need to find the exact location of the special charter and only process the ...
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Process an existing spreadsheet and output it in excel [closed]

I have a requirement where I need to store an excel workbook (with multiple sheets) in salesforce. Most probably in static resources or salesforce documents. Then when I click on a button on the ...
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Possibilities of integration with SFDC

We need to upload daily data from the customer database to Salesforce. We had planned scheduled night loads. One option is with csv files. For these loads, if the server is Windows (I think it is ...
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Upsert using relationships

I have a custom object Relation__c which has two fields a__c and b__c both are lookups to the standard Account Object. The Account object has an external Id field called z__c If I have to use Bulk ...
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Unable to download CSV File from javascript

I have created a custom button. When user click on that button, it will redirect to a visualforce page. There I have written some code to download CSV file. Code: const rows = [ ...
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Data Extension CSV export not working correctly

I'm currently transferring some data from an old BU that's being depreciated to a new one. As part of this I've recreated a data extension and am now attempting to export the data from the previous/...
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Formatting Excel Column from Apex

I'm sending an email through the batch class with CSV file as an attachment, but the data alignment is wrong after generating CSV, I want the same alignment for all the columns. Please check the ...
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Parse CSV fields in vf and map it to the respective sobject fields

I need to read header column of csv file and those fileds i have to display in vf page. And those filed i shuld be able to map with the salesforce object . After mapping, insert/update the csv record ...
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load a file and read the information

I want to open an Excel file through an Apex dialog box, then browse the information in my file line and display it with visualforce. I show you my code public class ImportExcel { public String ...
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InvalidDecimalScale SFMC CSV data import

Anyone run into an InvalidDecimalScale error in the SFMC CSV data import? I came up with a contrived example to test. I made my data extension super simple: It's a data extension with three fields. ...
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Batch class to create a CSV file

first of all, thank you for your cooperation, right now I'm having problems changing my class to a batch class, the class that I will post below works, it creates a CSV file on "SageExtractFiles__c" ...
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How to remove double quotes from CSV

A .csv file I have imported via FTP (too large to manually upload) is wrapping several of the contained columns values in double quotes. When I review the file in Excel the quotes don't exist and the ...
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Parsing comma separated data from the cell of csv file and storing into object

I am trying to parse a csv file and inserting data into custom object. One cell of csv file having comma seprated values. This cell is not getting processed successfully. public string fieldSetName; ...
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Best Approach To Upload Big CSV to Apex Object

I have 2000 to insert into Standard object by importing the CSV using custom code only and than creating the csv and make it available for user to download to see passed and failed records. I am able ...
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How to parse CSV file in lightning Javascript

Currently I had built a file upload functionality in Lightning component which accepts the CSV file, read it as text(Each row in CSV is split using \n and each column in the row is split using ,). ...
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3rd Party load CSV into Marketing Cloud

I'm looking into a solution to allow a 3rd party to load a CSV into Marketing cloud. The solution we're converging on is building a page, with a browse-save file dialog. The 3rd part can manually ...
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How do I upload csv files to Heroku Postgres? [closed]

I have a very basic question. I created a Metabase Heroku app: http://walmart-store-sales-forecast.herokuapp.com I see that there's a sample dataset. I want to be able to upload csv data from https:/...
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Junk Characters in excel

I exported my client's data as .csv file but when i open it in excel then it will show junk characters for Blank spaces after any character like below but in csv file blank spaces treat same as blank ...
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Get only specific values from External CSV File

I'm struggling to find out the best solution to the following scenario: I have a big static csv file containing data not related to salesforce. I would like to get a specific value on my csv file and ...
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Read through small CSV file returns Regex too complicated

I have a method which reads through a CSV file and if any of the columns match my keyset prepares them in an sObject, with my test files which contained 1,000 records but only 4 columns this worked ...
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Content Notes from CSV not uploading via Data Loader

We are attempting to upload a CSV containing local drive links to text files and html files. We want these to become "Content Notes". Data Loader keeps throwing errors when we attempt to upload (see ...
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Data Loader converting & to &amp; and throwing error

I am trying to load a csv file (encoded as UTF-8) into the salesforce Data Loader. One of the values in the csv file is a string reading "Biotechnology & Science". When I try loading the csv file, ...
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Automating CSV Uploads into Einstein Analytics with Wave DatasetUtils

According to this Trailblazer Community Post, the Wave DatasetUtils tool can be used to automate csv uploads into Einstein Analytics (the user lists this option alongside automating via Apex). ...
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How to convert csv into tabular form

I have a csv stored into a String named csv in controller. I have passed this string to a javascript function.The original string(in controller) had line breaks but when I download the file it is ...
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Is there a CSV template for Contact Import

I want to import my customer list but I'm not sure what the correct ordering of fields should be. Is there a CSV template I can use to export my data and then import it into Salesforce Essentials?
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Why my csv file is blank?

I try to pass on a list to a new visualForce page and then display that list as a table to download as a csv file. But I am getting blank csv file. As soon as i redirect to my new page the list gets ...
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Setting parent id of attachment object

I'm trying to write an Apex class that queries data from an sObject and then writes that data to a csv file that is downloaded locally so that it can be uploaded to a big object. I'm adapting the ...
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Marketing Cloud - importing file (csv) to data extension errors

I have a few issues moving data from a csv in an external FTP to a data extension using the file import activity. CSV files without data (but with headers and proper associated fields in the DE) ...
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bulk api text/csv CRLF error

So I recently completed trailheads API trail and for practice, I am trying to insert Product using bulk API For Creating Job, I've sent following json as the request body { "operation" : "insert", ...
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Headers with Double Quotation Marks

We are trying to import a file to a data extension in SF marketing cloud via a csv file. The data comes from another database, which add's double quotation marks around the header fields as well as ...
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Handle Extra “\r\n” new line in CSV from code level

I'm using the following code to Parse CSV file in Apex: public static List<List<String>> parseCSV(String contents,Boolean skipHeaders) { List<List<String>> allFields = new ...
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Broken CSV exports

I've exported several csvs to ftp from synchronized data extension and it appears that they are broken (ie. there are blank rows or certain rows that bleed into the next row. Wondering if this is a ...
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Email Attachment (CSV) Issue

I have created a batch that will copy some event fields to a csv and attach it to an email. The problem I have is that I failed to replicate some characters (• bullet point, in this case) from the ...
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CSV file column validation

I've implemented an apex algorithm to upload a CSV file into Salesforce. In the CSV file there are 7 necessary columns and I keep all of them in a list of strings: private List<String> ...
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CSV Download Button in Lightning

I have created a 'Download csv' button through lightning page.When I click the button and choose the user from the dropdown for whom the related list be downloaded.The entire list according to the ...
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Export Visualforce CSV with UTF-8 (With BOM) format

I am trying to export a Csv file from a Visualforce page. I have the following: <apex:page controller="CaseCSVController" contentType="text/csv#File.csv" showheader="false" > This way I ...
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Salesforce Dataloader id value of incorrect type

I am having this issue with dataloader. I am doing an insert and I get an error: id value of incorrect type: ABCD Where ABCD is my value. I have 2 custom objects and CustomObject2. CustomObject2 ...
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Uploading CSV with accented/special Characters using VFpage

I'm currently working on a vfpage that can upload records using CSVs similar to this project. But, the records in the CSV may contain accented characters from spanish alphabet. So, when I attempt to ...
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Loop through comma separated values in Visual Flow

I have a process where a Photographer provides an Excel sheet with all the zip codes of the locations they're willing to take pictures in. Currently we have to massage and data load that data. Is ...
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List of names (hundreds) - easy way to get Salesforce IDs?

I have a spreadsheet with a list of names - I would like to add an event to all their Salesforce pages using the data loader. It seems like in order to do so I would need their WHOIDs...is there any ...
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Unable to parse last numeric value while reading csv file from APEX

Here is my Controller function: Public PageReference readcsvFile(){ try{ fieldList = New List<string>(); assignmentList = new List<AssignmentWrapper>(); ...