PowerExchange for Email Server User Guide for PowerCenter

PowerExchange for Email Server User Guide for PowerCenter

Editing and Reimporting an Email Source Definition

Editing and Reimporting an Email Source Definition

You can reimport an email source definition if you want to edit the filter conditions or the columns in the source definition.
  1. Open the Import Email Source dialog box.
  2. In the DSN list, select the DSN you used to create the source definition.
  3. Enter a password and click Connect.
  4. In the Imported Folders list, double-click the folder you want to edit.
  5. Optionally, in Folder Name, modify the name of the source definition.
    If you modify the name of the source definition, the Designer creates a source definition. Otherwise, it updates the existing source definition.
  6. Click the right arrows (>>) button to add fields and the left arrows (<<) button to remove fields.
  7. Double‑click a field to modify it.
    You can edit the field name and precision.
  8. Click Add Filter to add or remove filter conditions.
  9. To retrieve the attachments along with the email data, select the Retrieve Attachments option.
  10. Click OK.
  11. In the Import Email Source dialog box, click OK to confirm the changes.
You can also edit the column name and precision for columns in a source definition. To edit the column information, double-click the field name in the right pane of the Field Selection dialog box. The Field Information dialog box appears.