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Europa Sports Datafeed ftp://www.europadatafeed.com ftp://www.europadatafeed.com How to import Europadatafeed.csv
Step 1: access the ftp The ftp is a folder of information. Here is a brief screenshot of our FTP site, europadatafeed.com. Notice that it is not http, it is ftp.
Step 1 continued Once you determine you are using csv, you have 3 options, 2 of which go together. datafeed_v1_2.csv is the first version of the datafeed in csv. It does not have nutrients. datafeed_v1_2.csv DF_Nutrients_2_0.csv is part one of version 2 of the csv. You will combine this with DF_Products_2_0.csv DF_Nutrients_2_0.csvDF_Products_2_0.csv Use either an ftp client like Filezilla or download the file locally using the web browser.Filezilla
Step 2, starting the import into Excel Excel is a great program to use for CSV files, but it not the best choice. CSVed is probably the best program to use with csv. Excel does fine for most people. Start with a new, blank workbook. Go to the start menu in the corner
Step 2 continued Click Data, then select from Text
Step 2 continued This is where you will open your locally saved copy of the feed.
Step 3: text import wizard Once you open the file, a dialog box will open:
Step 4 The dialog box will automatically select Fixed width. We want to change it to Delimited
Step 5 Once Delimited is selected, hit next at the bottom of the dialog box:
Step 6, selecting the type of delimitation Tab may be auto selected. Uncheck the box next to Tab and select Comma since this is CSV (comma separated value)
Step 7, selecting all the data The next screen will ask you how to format the data. Holding the shift key, move the bottom navigation arrow all the way over to the right, and click the top of general tab
Step 7 continued Once all the data is selected, click text then finish
Finished! The database should populate the spreadsheet with the proper formats, including the leading 0 (zero) on manufacturers that start with 0. UPC will also properly format.
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