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Import TPR Pricing

 

 

Overview

 

The Import dialog provides the ability to import data stored either in ASCII or CSV format.

 

Actions

 

Execute - Executes the current import.

 

This option is available once the definition section is completed and a data file is selected.

 

Close - Closes the Import dialog.

 

Help - Displays the help menu (see Help Menu).

 

Tool Tips - Hover the mouse cursor over any field descriptor to display a brief description.

 

Fields

 

File Type - ASCII or CSV (Comma Separated Values),

 

Definition - The layout definition to be used when transforming the data.

 

For ASCII Files this includes a Start and Length Column for the data fields being imported.

 

Example of Data File:

 

....|....1....|....2....|....3....|....4....|....5....|....6....|....7....

051000000118  001.29

644209410002  001.49

 

 

Corresponding Definition:

 

Column Name       Start   Length

-----------       -----   ------

PLU Number            1       14 

Price                15        6

 

 

For CSV Files the definition requires only an ordinal for the data to import.

 

Example of Data File:

 

051000000118,1.29

644209410002,1.49

 

 

Corresponding Definition:

 

Column Name        Ordinal

-----------        -------

PLU Number               1

Price                    2       

 

 

Data File - Selects the appropriate data file to import data from.

 

Preview - Allows previewing the imported data before committing to file. Click the button below Preview to view.