NOTE: During import, the
NOTE: Filenames that include special characters can cause problems during import or when publishing to a file-based datastore.
For more information on data is handled initially, see Initial Parsing Steps in the User Guide.
Converted file formats
Files of the following type are not read into the product in their native format. Instead, these file types are converted using the Conversion Service into a file format that is natively supported, stored in the base storage layer, and then ingested for use in the product.
Converted file formats:
NOTE: Other Excel-related formats, such as XLSM format, are not supported.
Tip: You may import multiple worksheets from a single workbook at one time. See Import Excel Data in the User Guide.
Tip: You may import multiple sheets from a single Google Sheet at one time. See Import Google Sheets Data in the User Guide.
- PDF is supported for import only.
- See Import PDF Data in the User Guide.
- JSON v2
Notes on JSON:
There are two methods of ingesting JSON files for use in the product.
- BigQuery Table
When a file is imported, the
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.gzfiles are assumed to be compressed with GZIP.
NOTE: Import of a compressed file whose underlying format requires conversion through the Conversion Service is not supported.
Snappy compression formats
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