Source Providers

CSV Source

Content Source based on CSV files.

The CSV Source feeds data from local files formatted as CSV (comma-separated values) or TSV (tab-separated values), supporting dynamic filtering/ordering. Based on the multi-instance source workflow it allows loading multiple files with different configurations.


The source settings determines the content structure, every time the instance is saved the structure will be regenerated.

CSV Instance Settings
FileThe relative or absolute local path to the file which to use as source.
Delimeter,The delimiter character the content is formated with.
Enclosure"The enclosure character the content is formated with.

The following settings are common to all source instances.

Source Instance Common Settings
NameCSVThe name that will identify this source instance.
Default Cache Time3600The default duration in seconds before the cache is renewed, set to 0 to disable caching. This setting can be overriden in each query configuration.

Content Structure

Be cautious, changing certain settings of an instance might affect it content structure and break existing content mappings.

Content Queries

For every source instance the following content queries will be made available as Dynamic Content option.

Records Query

Fetches records from the file and resolves to a list of dynamically generated CSV record type based on the file schema.

CSV Records Query
Filters[]The list of filter conditions applied to the query.
Ordering[]The list of ordering conditions applied to the query.
Start1The offset applied to the query.
Quantity20The limit applied to the query.
Cache3600The duration in seconds before the cache is invalidated and the query re-executed.