Basic Workflow

TextConverter authoring tool lets you configure a data extraction - transformation - loading procedure, test it and save as a project file (filename.converterx) for further use. Configuring of TextConverter project consists of the following steps:

1. Set the Open File As option, then open your input data source file.

2. Make adjustments to the automatic conversion or choose a manual mode.  There are detailed step by step instructions and examples detailing how to make these adjustments. 

3. Set up the data output property: connect to a destination database table or flat file.

4. Save the project and set up any automation for processing additional files.

5. Run the conversion!

Learn more...  Conversion Concept Explained

Related Sections 

Getting Started 

Working with Templates

Parsing with Script


Setting up a Conversion: Step by Step

Samples and Walk Throughs