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Old March 28th, 2017, 10:00 AM
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Default Uploading a CSV

I am creating a 9 digit sticker that needs to be able to upload a csv for batch mode. I have created the file with a pick list for single record, but I am lost as to how to set it up for batch. Is this even a possibility? Thanks
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Old March 28th, 2017, 10:49 AM
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Upload to where? MarcomCentral? EFI Digital StoreFront? Some other web-to-print app?
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Old March 28th, 2017, 11:15 AM
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It will be uploaded to EFI Digitalstorefront
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Old March 28th, 2017, 11:55 AM
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Default Re: Uploading a CSV

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It will be uploaded to EFI Digitalstorefront
Please direct any questions specific to EFI's Digital StoreFront (DSF) to EFI support:
http://www.efi.com/support-and-downl...oduct-support/
Or you could try the DSF Forums:
http://dsfforums.efi.com/
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Complex template-building questions, as well as all installation and font questions or problems, should be directed to FusionProSupport@marcom.com. Paid consulting work may be required to fulfill your template-building needs.

This is a publicly viewable forum. Please DO NOT post fonts, or other proprietary content, to this forum. Also, please DO NOT post any "live" data with real names, addresses, or any other personal, private, or confidential data.

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Old March 28th, 2017, 12:32 PM
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I know how do set up the batch mode in DSF. What I do not know is how to set up the Fusion Pro template so that it has the capability to upload a csv
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Old March 28th, 2017, 03:03 PM
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I know how do set up the batch mode in DSF. What I do not know is how to set up the Fusion Pro template so that it has the capability to upload a csv
I don't understand the question. A FusionPro template doesn't upload anything, it's used to compose output. Can you elaborate on exactly what workflow you're trying to implement?
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I am a not a Support engineer, and this forum is not a substitute for Support. My participation on this forum is primarily as a fellow user (and a forum moderator). I am happy to provide help and answers to questions when I can; however, there is no guarantee that I, or anyone else on this forum, will be able to answer all questions or fix any problems. If I ask for files to clarify an issue, I might not be able to look at them personally. I am not able to answer private messages, emails, or phone calls unless they go through proper Support channels. Please direct any sales or pricing questions to your salesperson or inquiries@marcom.com.

Complex template-building questions, as well as all installation and font questions or problems, should be directed to FusionProSupport@marcom.com. Paid consulting work may be required to fulfill your template-building needs.

This is a publicly viewable forum. Please DO NOT post fonts, or other proprietary content, to this forum. Also, please DO NOT post any "live" data with real names, addresses, or any other personal, private, or confidential data.

Please include the specific versions of FusionPro, Acrobat, and your operating system in any problem reports or help requests. I recommend putting this information in your forum signature. Please also check your composition log (.msg) file for relevant error or warning messages.

Please post questions specific to the MarcomCentral Enterprise and Web-to-Print applications in the MarcomCentral forum. Click here to request access. Or contact your Business Relationship Manager (BRM/CPM) for assistance.

Please direct any questions specific to EFI's Digital StoreFront (DSF) to EFI support.

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The correct spellings are JavaScript, FusionPro, and MarcomCentral (each with two capital letters and no spaces). Acceptable abbreviations are JS, FP, and MC (or MCC). There is no "S" at the end of "Expression" or "Printable"! The name of the product is FusionPro, not "Fusion". "Java" is not is not the same as JavaScript.

Check out the JavaScript Guide and JavaScript Reference! FusionPro 8.0 and newer use JavaScript 1.7. Older versions use JavaScript 1.5.

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Old March 28th, 2017, 03:11 PM
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I am creating a sticker label with 9 variable images (Numbers 0-9) in which I need the capability of uploading a csv with multiple different records. There is an image for every number which becomes the printed sticker. Originally I created it so there was a pick list & image gallery, but that does not allow me to import a file to to 100 different combinations. What I am wondering is if it is possible for the template to do this (sort of like uploading a multi page pdf)? I'm just lost as to how to go about this. Thanks
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Old March 28th, 2017, 03:29 PM
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I am creating a sticker label with 9 variable images (Numbers 0-9) in which I need the capability of uploading a csv with multiple different records. There is an image for every number which becomes the printed sticker. Originally I created it so there was a pick list & image gallery, but that does not allow me to import a file to to 100 different combinations. What I am wondering is if it is possible for the template to do this (sort of like uploading a multi page pdf)?
No.

The HTML Form Definition is designed for what we call a "versioned" job, where the end user will enter information for a single (though possibly repeated) record of output, such as a business card. If you need to define and compose multiple records of data, such as from a multi-line CSV file, that's called a "VDP" job, and that same HTML Form workflow isn't appropriate. FusionPro itself has no concept of "uploading" a data file to a web-to-print system such as DSF; it relies on the web-to-print app to supply the data.

So I have to again refer you to EFI Support to ask them how you would supply a multi-record data file to the DSF application, for a FusionPro VDP composition invoked by DSF.
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I am a not a Support engineer, and this forum is not a substitute for Support. My participation on this forum is primarily as a fellow user (and a forum moderator). I am happy to provide help and answers to questions when I can; however, there is no guarantee that I, or anyone else on this forum, will be able to answer all questions or fix any problems. If I ask for files to clarify an issue, I might not be able to look at them personally. I am not able to answer private messages, emails, or phone calls unless they go through proper Support channels. Please direct any sales or pricing questions to your salesperson or inquiries@marcom.com.

Complex template-building questions, as well as all installation and font questions or problems, should be directed to FusionProSupport@marcom.com. Paid consulting work may be required to fulfill your template-building needs.

This is a publicly viewable forum. Please DO NOT post fonts, or other proprietary content, to this forum. Also, please DO NOT post any "live" data with real names, addresses, or any other personal, private, or confidential data.

Please include the specific versions of FusionPro, Acrobat, and your operating system in any problem reports or help requests. I recommend putting this information in your forum signature. Please also check your composition log (.msg) file for relevant error or warning messages.

Please post questions specific to the MarcomCentral Enterprise and Web-to-Print applications in the MarcomCentral forum. Click here to request access. Or contact your Business Relationship Manager (BRM/CPM) for assistance.

Please direct any questions specific to EFI's Digital StoreFront (DSF) to EFI support.

How To Ask Questions The Smart Way

The correct spellings are JavaScript, FusionPro, and MarcomCentral (each with two capital letters and no spaces). Acceptable abbreviations are JS, FP, and MC (or MCC). There is no "S" at the end of "Expression" or "Printable"! The name of the product is FusionPro, not "Fusion". "Java" is not is not the same as JavaScript.

Check out the JavaScript Guide and JavaScript Reference! FusionPro 8.0 and newer use JavaScript 1.7. Older versions use JavaScript 1.5.

return "KbwbTdsjqu!spdlt\"".replace(/./g,function(w){return String.fromCharCode(w.charCodeAt()-1)});
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Old March 28th, 2017, 03:58 PM
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Ok thanks. I did not think that it was possible to do both at the same time. I will contact EFI for a solution.
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