Performing a Test Run With Data Loader

A Data Loader test reads the first five rows of each valid file in your import. You can fix any file or import configuration issues before your data imports to Bronto. Run a Data Loader test after you set up a new configuration, make configuration changes, or add a file to the FTP server.

Before you begin

To perform a Data Loader test, you must complete the following tasks:

Procedure

  1. Go to Settings > Data Loader.
  2. Find the import you want to test in the Data Loader table and click the Test Run button.
  3. Click Trigger Test Run.
  4. Find the import you want to view a report for in the Data Loader table and click the View Report button.
  5. Use the details in the Info report to determine if the files are formatted correctly.
    To learn more about reports, see Data Loader Reports.