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Load CSV file coming zipped with dynamic name

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Meteoroid

Hi Folks,

 

I am receiving weekly data in CSV format but it comes in a zip file named like this:

 

DATA_2018-12-03.zip

 

This zip contains a CSV file DATA_2018-12-03.csv

 

I want to schedule the workflow to run automatically and I tried to use the Dynamic Input or even the Run Command to unzip the file but couldn't make it run properly. 


Do you have any suggestions on this?

 

Thanks.

Pulsar

Have a look at this post that shows how to read data from zipped files. Hopefully it points you in the right direction.

 

https://community.alteryx.com/t5/Alteryx-Designer-Discussions/Dynamic-input-tool/m-p/321770#M58591

 

Also information here:

 

https://community.alteryx.com/t5/Alteryx-Knowledge-Base/Inputting-data-from-a-zip-file/ta-p/25513

 

 

Meteoroid

That worked perfectly. Thanks!

Pulsar
You’re welcome. Feel free to mark it as a solution to help others on the community who are searching for solutions to similar problems.