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File drop automation not working (not getting triggered)

I'm trying to transfer .txt file with ; as a delimiter from SFTP server to a Data Extension in SFMC, but my file drop automation is not being triggered when this happens. The process should look like ...
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How to make Verification activity not skipping queued automation in Automation studio File drop

I have a file drop automation in marketing cloud with a verification activity in the middle. 3 files will be dropped in the sftp folder location which will trigger and queue 3 instances of this ...
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file drop sftp automation

I am using Cyberduck to access FTP. Is there any possibility of detecting file drops when downloading files in FTP? I have had an event where automation is triggered even though there is no evidence ...
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Move Audit trail data from Marketing cloud SFTP server to External SFTP location

I'm now on the process of moving Audit trail data to external sFTP location,and the original process includes moving data directly from safehouse to external sFTP. But I wonder if it is possible to ...
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Incremental Data Export from SFMC to Adobe CDP

I wanted to talk through the logic for an automation I have, the issue im facing, and hopefully find a solution. Approach: I have an automation in SMFC that 1)queries for email open data and sends to ...
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Automatically import to a staging environment in SF NPSP once file is dropped in SFTP

Our nonprofit organization is currently running on a custom developed CRM, but implementing Salesforce NPSP. The current business process is A donor file is loaded to our SFTP from a telemarketing ...
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Transfer XML API response as file to FTP with SSJS

Context: I am looking to implement a daily automated import of a product catalog. I can only access the catalog via an API endpoint that cannot be filtered/paginated and gives ±100K rows of XML as ...
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Import lots of files from ftp to update datas extensions

I need to import 81 one different files daily, from a sftp, at a especific time, and overwrite the respectives data extensions. How do I do that without building 81 automations? How do I use ssjs to ...
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Unable to decrypt a file securely from external file location and move it to a Safehouse in Marketing Cloud

I need some help with SFTP set up that I'm working on in Automation Studio. The issue I have an I'm trying to resolve is how to avoid exposing decrypted CSV file on the FTP Import folder and instead ...
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My automation is successful even if there is no file placed in FTP

How can my automation be successful even when there is no file placed in SFTP? I have created a support ticket to confirm if there is blank file processing feature enabled, Support replied that this ...
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Automate Logarithmic Regression in Datorama Dashboard with SFTP/FTPS/Email?

I want to run logarithmic regression in Datorama, but it looks like the only way to do this is to send a report through SFTP/Email/FTPS/AzureBlob etc. to R Studio, then send the results back to ...
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Minutes and seconds wildcard specifiers preventing file selection from Safehouse in automation Studio activity

Within Automation Studio we have a Data Extract activity that results in a csv file in safehouse. The issue we are experiencing is that the file naming pattern requires minutes and seconds eg ...
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Anyone using Salesforce Functions to read and write via SFTP?

Trying to figure out whether to look further into using Salesforce Functions to read and write and also transform large documents via SFTP. Three barriers to this are: The pricing - not cheap: see ...
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SFMC - Use image in SFTP in an email

An external platform generates QR images and leaves them in SFMC's SFTP. I want to use these images to insert them into an email. I know that if the image is in a Content Builder folder I can use the ...
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Automation Studio - I need Data Extract file UTF8 Without BOM

In our automation we are creating a txt file with all of our unsubscribes and put it on our SFTP server. Now the problem is that the data extract activity in SFMC automation says that the file is ...
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Marketing Cloud - Does Corporate License include FTP and SFTP?

as in the question I wonder whether MC Corporate License include FTP and SFTP? From this link is not very clear. Is there an official comparison page between the different licences? Thanks
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Marketing Cloud SFTP File Deletion

Scenario: PDFs are uploaded via SFTP to MC to be used at will. Meaning they should not be deleted. However, MC warns deletion of files uploaded via SFTP after 21 days. Question: Base my understand - ...
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Error on SFMC account for sFTP integration

We have an identified bug on our multi-org SFMC account, whereby if we add anything after %%day%% (e.g. %%hour%%, or further %%minute%% or %%second%%) in the file naming convention, we get a "...
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SFMC FTP Delete is not working

Cannot seem to delete files from the SFTP in Automation Studio. It returns success but doesn't delete. Step 0) Transfer file hello_world_2021-05-27T17-06-19Z.csv to sftp import folder. Create ...
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Filedrop activity with .writing extension

What does it mean when the filedrop activity picks up a file called hello_world.csv.pgp.writing. I set it to pick up files that begin with hello_world. I only transfer files that end in .csv.pgp, yet ...
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"Exclude FTP Users From Password Expiration" : Yes Does this setting changes occur for that Business Unit or it is a global level?

"Exclude FTP Users From Password Expiration" : Yes Does this setting changes occur for that Business Unit or it is a global level? Is it limited to that Business unit only?
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Delete file from SFTP with dynamic name

We have following use case: We will have bunch of invoices sent to SFMC SFTP, which will be attached to emails and send to customers. Each invoice name is unique, e.g. {{customerID}}_{{invoiceNr}}_Day....
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Salesforce Marketing Cloud Sending Data Extracts to Another (non-SFMC) SFMC Site

Is it possible for Salesforce Marketing Cloud to send a data extract (from a data extension) from SFMC Safehouse location at the business unit's sFTP to a completely different sFTP site located on ...
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Is there any existing way to move a CSV file from SFTP to a media folder for recipient to download?

I have a specific business need for an automation that would be triggered by a CSV file being sent to our SFTP. I then would like the SAME file to be, not necessarily attached, but a download link to ...
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Implement IBM Sterling Connect:Direct in Marketing Cloud

I was wondering if is possible to implement IBM Sterling within Marketing Cloud, is any way to integrate any IBM Sterling conector in ours Marketing Cloud servers? Thanks
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Enable user access to a specific folder within Marketing Cloud FTP

We would like to a create a new MC FTP User who will have permissions (read and write) only for a specific folder within our MC FTP. Is this can be achieved? We haven't found anything related in the ...
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restrict directory access Enhanced FTP Marketing cloud

Is it possible to restrict the access of an SFTP account to a certain folder/directory?
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Import and process daily csv dump from external SFTP into Marketing cloud data extension

Here's the case: an external organization will produce a daily csv dump and we would like to process this file to a Marketing cloud data extension. We can set up the external SFTP (provided by the ...
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Salesforce to SFTP Server Integration [duplicate]

Is it possible to Integrate Salesforce Directly to an SFTP Server? Has anyone already implemented this?
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File Permission in SFTP in marketing cloud

I wanted to set permission for a file present sftp like read access only or read/ write access. Currently we are using fileZilla is there any way where we can provide permission to the file in ...
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Transforming .csv Discovery Report into pipe delimited Marketing Cloud

We would like to export a Marketing Cloud Discovery report. Marketing Cloud only gives you four options for download or SFTP: .csv, pdf., .xlsx, .xsl . Is there a workaround for transforming a ...
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Set-up a File Location that is not on a standard port

According to documentation Marketing Cloud will only allow connections on the stardard 21/22 ports. The client has a security policy that doesn't allow access to standard ports. https://help....
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Questions regarding concurrent connections limit to MC SFTP

We've noticed there is a limitation of 10 concurrent connections to MC SFTP according to the following doc: https://help.salesforce.com/articleView?id=mc_es_enhanced_ftp_guide.htm&type=5 We would ...
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Specify a fie path for External SFTP Marketing Cloud

I need to drop a file on an External SFTP from Marketing Cloud which I know I can do with a file transfer activity but I can only choose a pre-defined file destination. In that destination setup in ...
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Marketing Cloud File Transfer Activity Changes

We have received a notification from Salesforce about Marketing Cloud File Transfer Activity Changes where they are disabling FTP protocol and enabling SFTP. We as an organization are already using ...
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what is marketingcloudops.com?

With the SFTP changes coming soon, I realized that with our customers some of them have the ftp as S1: ftp://ftp1.exacttarget.com and others as marketingcloudops.com I was looking at the Marketing ...
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Automating File Move from Marketing Cloud SFTP Import to Export Folder

Attempting to automate moving a report from Marketing Cloud's Import Folder to the Export folder, or from the Reports folder to the Export folder, and encrypt it. However, I don't show that the file ...
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How to push files into Enhanced FTP instead of Safehouse using Automation Studio

I have written using automation studio where sql query and data extract activity that successfully ran and is tied to the dataextension that is defined as part of data extract activity. In the third ...
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External FTP File Transfer Activity Error in Automation Studio - Can't Change

I'm trying to gather the errored emails in a triggered send. My question is the same as this one: Triggered Send Errors - access subscribers for failed send? However, when I attempt pull the errors, ...
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Uploading speed to Salesforce Marketing Cloud SFTP

Is there anyway we can increase uploading speed to Salesforce Marketing Cloud SFTP SFTP? Our data size is quite huge and with current speed (maximum 2MB/sec) it's taking quite a lot of time to upload ...
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Unzip file activity doesn't create any files but no errors found

I have created a Tracking Extract which generates a .zip file (annoyingly, despite having only one export type) which I am trying to extract and move into my Import folder to put into a Data Extension....
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Is Data Extract necessary if there is already a File Transfer? [closed]

Because FileTransfer already is able to do encryption/decryption, I wonder if it is necessary Data Extract in combination with it, in such 2 use case scenarios: posting encrypted list to MC file is ...
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Can we authenticate external SFTP locations with SSH Key?

From what I've been told we can setup SSH Key pairs to authenticate between client and Marketing Cloud SFTP server. Can we setup SSH Key authentication between Marketing Cloud and an External SFTP ...
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Marketing Cloud sFTP to vendor issue

We are trying to use Marketing Cloud to drop a file onto a vendors sFTP site. We have username and password etc and can make the connection from home, Starbucks or any network except where we work. ...
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How to use a Data Extract to send tracking activity to an SFTP

I am trying to set up my first data extract activity, and I'm having a lot of trouble with the basic setup because I don't truly understand what the activities do. I'm trying to do a tracking export ...
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Salesforce Marketing Cloud FTP bandwidth

Does Salesforce Marketing Cloud place a low bandwidth limit on their FTP server? I'm in the Sydney region and when I try to upload a file to Salesforce Marketing Cloud's FTP site: ftp://ftp.s6....
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SFMC public key missing `encrypt` flags?

The ExactTarget SFMC Public Key referred to in their FTP instruction guide points to a key that doesn't seem to be set up properly for encryption of FTP files. $ curl https://members.exacttarget.com/...
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Marketing Cloud FTP Whitelist

Is it possible to restrict which IP's can access our Enhanced SFTP in Marketing Cloud? I know there is an IP whitelist but I think this is only for the UI and API, we need one for our FTP Service to ...
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Import a file from Reports folder in the SFTP

I want to implement a process in which, once the Report is exported to the SFTP /Reports folder, it will be imported to a Data Extension. How can I move the file to another folder in order to be able ...
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How to create interpersonal documents (PDF Files) and how to attach them into email using a SFTP server?

In Marketing Cloud : I would like to create interpersonal documents (customer contract in PDF) and attach them into email in automation, (in the same time that I send my email scheduled in journey ...
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