Create a New SQL Table

The following page will cover how to create your first project, linking a CSV file to a new SQL Table created in Data Sync.

Connect to the CSV

Open Data Sync and connect to the New Customer Data CSV file. You can do this by either drag and dropping the file from your file explorer:

Drag and Drop CSV

Or by going to Connect Data Source > Text Files > CSV File and then locate your file under File Name.

Connect CSV

Create SQL Table

To create a new SQL table to connect to, go to Tools > Create SQL Table.

Create SQL Table

Follow through the wizard to connect to your SQL Server.

Connect to SQL Server

Then choose the database and type in a name to create your SQL Table.

Create New Table

At the end of the wizard you will have the option to save the connection to the SQL Server in your Connection Library. Type in a name for your connection and then click OK.

Name the Connection

Mapping

Add and remove columns from the schema as you wish and ensure that you select a key column. This must be unique but can be a combination of columns if a single unique column is not available.

Please also check that the data types are correct, changing these where required.

Mapping

Compare & Synchronise

Once the schema map has been configured click Compare A -> B to view the results (what will be synchronised to your SQL table.)

Compare Button

Compare Results

Once you are happy click Synchronise and then Start to begin the synchronisation.

Sync Button

Start Sync

To check that your sync was successful run the comparison again, we should now see 0 results being returned.

No Results

Your data has successfully been added to your new SQL table.

SQL Table