This section contains information on the fie formats and compression schemes that are supported for input to and output of 

NOTE: To work with formats that are proprietary to a desktop application, such as Microsoft Excel, you do not need the supporting application installed on your desktop.


NOTE: Filenames that include special characters can cause problems during import or when publishing to a file-based datastore.

Forbidden characters in import filenames:

Tip: This list may not be complete for all available running environments.

Native Input File Formats

 can read and import directly these file formats:

For more information on data is handled initially, see Initial Parsing Steps in the User Guide.

Native Output File Formats

 can write to these file formats:

Compression Algorithms

Read Native File Formats

CSV SupportedSupportedSupported

Write Native File Formats

Compression is not supported for outputs in .