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Triggered Automation Studio: Data Extension Import Error

I am trying to import data into Data Extension via Triggered Automation Studio. I have set up all necessary steps (Import definition, Triggered Automation Studio). Then, I have uploaded into ...
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How to get Survey Response inside Journey Builder

We need to make simple journey. First step of this journey is send survey. If user responses, get his answer and send next step "immediately". The problem is: survey responses are stored in ...
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ExactTarget Segmenting Email Sends

Want to see if anyone else has run into this and how they possibly have handled. For sends that you want to send customized content to different subscribers based on data extensions/ampscript ...
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Display a count of records within 15 miles of a subscriber ZIP code

I have an ExactTarget question. I have a data extension of _subscribers. One of the fields is their zip_code I have another data extension of _widgets which includes the widgets' zip_code1 I also ...
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How to debug Server-Side JavaScript Activity

I have created a server-side javascript activity as follows. I also have a automation created via automation studio which executes the server-side script. It is succeeding each time however I don't ...
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Error Code 310007. A primary key field cannot be nullable

I am creating Data Extension via Java SDK(Axis). When I add new field, it's isNillable attribute is null by default. If I leave it as null and create DE, ExactTarget returns me OK status, but, on UI,...
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Reterive the Status of the Subscriber from subscriber.aspx

I am planning to have a link, Change Communication Preferences on my landing page. By Clicking on this link I need to retrieve the Status of the Subscriber, so that I can send them to Unsubscribe Page ...
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Import conversions to ExactTarget

I am trying to import conversions into Exact Target so that I can take advantage of its reporting abilities. Assuming I have the subscriberID, jobID, and conversionAmount (dollar amounts) being ...
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How to fire an Event via Fuel SDK

I want to implement this procedure via Java fuelsdk https://code.exacttarget.com/marketing-automation/journey-builder/events/how-to-fire-an-event ETClient client = new ETClient(); ...
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How to format date in ExactTarget query?

How to format date using the Exact Target Query builder tool? Is there Sql type convert function that can be used to do so.
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Retrieve final email sent to subscriber

I'm trying to understand whether it's possible to retrieve the final email sent to a subscriber via the API. We would like to import these into our system to link back to the subscribers in our own ...
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How to store formatted date in DataExtension via Ampscript

When I add the following code to a landing page, it stores the Timestamp (which is a date field in the data extension) as 6/13/2014 1:12 PM Why is it not storing like this instead? 06/13/2014 1:12 ...
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Export Data Extension to FTP server via API

Looking for a faster solution to download data extension data. Currently we have a solution similar to this ... https://help.exacttarget.com/en/technical_library/web_service_guide/technical_articles/...
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Dynamic sender profile with AmpScript

My Client is sending to 40 different countries a unique, localized and highly personalized email. They want to have a different sender profile depending on the contact country code, including a ...
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Creating Vote/Survey SMS like first multi-step SMS sending

We are trying to send a Vote/Survey like first multi-step SMS, via AtomationStudio, but we haven´t found the way to do that. The only way we have found, is to send first an Outbound SMS (it can send ...
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Multi-step SMS error response

We are trying to send multi-step vote/survey SMS. We have created steps like these: Step Type KeyWord Next KeyWord 1 Outbound-automation none STEP1; 2 ...
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Double opt-in link with Subscriber Key as a parameter

I'm trying to configure a double opt-in link for a subscriber list. The double op-in link works perfectly only if email address is used as the subscriber key in ExactTarget. What if we have a custom ...
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Where can I get a CustomerKey?

Trying to do a trigger send with the ExactTarget SOAP API, but I can not figure out what a CustomerKey is. Where do I find this?
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Why does ExactTarget not find a subscriber in job when creating a custom unsubscribe for Salesforce integration?

I have a custom preference center for a client with an ExactTarget account integrated with Salesforce. I have tried a couple of methods for unsubscribing a record through ampscript including the one ...
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Create vote/survey SMS without audience

We have created a multi-step SMS with vote/survey SMS using MobileConnect. When we created a vote/survey SMS, it´s required an audience.list. When we done it, we recieved the SMS at send. But these ...
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Data Extension field type: Number. What is exactly?

What does exactly Number mean? Is it integer, long, float or double? In case of integer/long, how can I store decimal placers? In case of float/double: do I need to specify number of decimal ...
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ExactTarget: is there a REST API to add subscribers to a list?

I have successfully used the Python Fuel SDK to add subscribers to a list: https://github.com/ExactTarget/FuelSDK-Python/blob/77d9d16b51952fcb90564ae456a65794b56e1554/FuelSDK/client.py#L217 I would ...
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Is this an acceptable method to send SOAP API envelope using PHP?

I'm trying to post a SOAP envelope to the ExactTarget API using this PHP: http_post_data('https://webservice.s6.exacttarget.com/Service.asmx',$xml); (where variable $xml is the SOAP envelope) I'm ...
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How do I modify the Create Send SOAP API call to allow me to send to a data extension instead of a list?

The example SOAP envelope I downloaded to "Create Send" uses the parameter to specify the email target. I wish to send my email to a data extension instead of a list. How do I do this? Is it as ...
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Difference between Mobile - MobileConnect - Vote/Survey vs Email - Interaction - Triggered SMS

We are trying to send survey via SMS to subscribers. So, we define survey and keywords on Mobile - MobileConnect - Vote/Survey. After finishing the configuration, we have clicked Send, but nothing ...
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How do I get AMPscript LogUnsubEvent to show up in Subscribers extract?

I have a microsite that unsubscribes an email address by user input. There is no send associated with the email address so I have no JobID, ListID etc. First, I create the Subscriber with a status of ...
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Does the AMPscript call for ReplaceList() work when using declared variables?

Trying to replace values in a pipe-delimited string that is pulled from another snippet of AMPscript so that I can place the replaced data into a URL string. At a high-level I want to take this (for ...
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Adding Bulk data to Data Extension Object in Exact target

I have a number of CSV's with each CSV having a million row sets. Now i have to send those CSV's to particular Data Extension Object in Exact target. I am aware of adding a row to data extension ...
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How to Query a Data Extension and Update the Subscriber list at the Child Business Unit Level?

How to Query a Data Extension and Update the Subscriber list at the Child Business Unit Level without using landing pages?
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Email SOAP API - Retrieve responses - Timeout

We use the SOAP API method call Retrieve() to get back users' sends, opens, clicks, unsubs and bounces. We specify the required event-type and date-range. One of our customers have now accumulated so ...
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can exact target connect to a 3rd party web service?

Can exacttarget be configured to connect to a 3rd party webservice returning a JSON object? I guess there are two questions: - can I cause exacttarget to connect to a 3rd party webservice to populate ...
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substituting ETSubscriberKey in Web Collect

I'm using ExactTarget's web collect functionality to collect new sign ups from our website. We use custom susbscriber key as a unique identifier for a customer rather than a email address. our ...
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Exacttarget : .net/c# and API

So far i have been using SSJS and/or AMP script for Landing pages and others in Exacttarget. Am just wondering, how can i use C#/.net to do the same instead? How? where do you put it ? Dont mind if i ...
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How to redirect user to html error page instead of the exception thrown via ampscript

Here is the ampscript code. If I change the column name to be Email Address 2 for instance, the code never gets to redirecting to the HTML Error page. It immediately throws code exception on the ...
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Icons in Journey Builder Triggers?

I used to be able to set an icon for each trigger in JB but I don't see that option anymore. Was that removed?
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Multi-Step campaign or Salesforce approval process on Exacttarget

I need to create multi-step campaign on Exacttarget. Requirements: I send survey email (step1) to my users by email and depending on response, reply with step2.a or step2.b, and so on... I didn't ...
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View as Webpage custom setup for retrieval not working as expected

We recently added view as webpage URLs to our send logging data extension in order to show that url in another email. Article for reference: https://code.exacttarget.com/question/rebuild-view-web-...
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How to tie my Exact Target account with my Stage Exchange OAuth login?

I am a new user. I have an existing Exact Target account with my company. How do I tie that account with the Application I want to create. I would like to use the Force API to query some of our ...
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Java code to call Exacttarget Automation workflow: START

What is Java code to construct this SOAP? <soapenv:Envelope xmlns:soapenv="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/...
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Creating new subscriber on ENT 2.0 account using ampscript

We are builing landing pages using ampscript to unsubscribe email address submitted via these pages. The pages should check for email address to existing subscriber and unsubscirbe them or create new ...
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Decrypt a string encrypted by the EncryptSymmetric() AMPscript function using PHP

I read elsewhere in StackExchange that it's not possible to decrypt AES strings originating from AMPScript in PHP. Is this true? It seems that it should be possible with mcrypt. Also, part two for ...
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ExactTarget v5 Salesforce Integration - Send Automated Emails to Salesforce Report

I'm wondering if anyone has found a way to send automated emails using the v5 integration of ExactTarget with Salesforce. Some documentation from the v2 integration seems to say that this is possible (...
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ExactTarget v5 Salesforce Integration - Tracking Analytics and Using Campaigns

My organization recently started using the v5 ExactTarget integration with Salesforce and I'm wondering if there are some best practices on using Campaigns with ExactTarget. At this point, we only use ...
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Valid email string decrypted with AMPscript DecryptSymmetric() returns false for isValidEmail()

I have the following ampscript above a landing page unsubscribe form. It appears as though the EncryptSymmetric from the test email and DecryptSymmetric on the landing page are working as expected, ...
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How to send an email in response to a triggered event?

We need to send emails in response to a triggered event. We have created two data extension, one for client data and another to event data. These data extensions are filled with API procedures. We ...
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Configure Proxy to call API [closed]

I am developing application to call Exact Target API with Python. For example, I have launched example from here It works only if I have direct internet conexion (without any proxy) When I connect to ...
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Dynamic Subject line from a DE using AMPScript

I am new to all this AMPScripting. How can i pull a list of subject lines from a DE in to an email subject line using AMPScript that meet certain criteria? any example will help
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sends from exacttarget and getting tracking in CRM : microsoft dynamics 2011 and Exacttarget

WE have a suituation : we sent the email to subscibers from CRM. 2.we get the tracking report back to CRM and the Exacttarget responses doesn't contain First open date / first click date somehow. ...
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Publication List Not Showing Up In Send Definition

I have two empty Publication Lists in my ET account and want to use them in Send Definitions linked to a Data Extension. The Publication Lists are not showing up when I try to link a Publication list ...
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Issue parsing RSS feed in Exacttarget ampscript

I've got an email that uses the following to parse an RSS feed and print the last 5 blog posts. Now they want to print all blog posts from the past week. Any help? %%[Var @xml, @titles, @title, @...