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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct 2013

    Default Help with extracting data from multiple files


    I am trying to create a transformation that will extract data from multiple files and upload to a database. On the database, I have a table with 2 fields containing a source name and the file path. I need to extract the filepath from the records and pass the information to a step to extract the data and upload to a result table. I am able to do it for a single record but am not able to do it for multiple records. Is there a way to implement a loop to read the records and extract the data.

    Thanks in advance.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Apr 2008


    Use a transformation and change advanced setting to execute for each row.
    Basically you pass your path names one by one to the transformation and within that transformation you manipulate/use your path name.
    -- Mick --

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