Ryan DeForest

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  • Ryan DeForest created an article,

    Flatfile Product Overview

    Overview Flatfile products are built to solve challenges related to all stages of data onboarding. Portal An embedded file import tool, able to be run on any website (within any application) that s...

  • Ryan DeForest created an article,

    Deploying Flatfile Checklist and Best Practices

    Technical configuration: (code examples here) Configure your website to launch Flatfile (NPM package or CDN) Set Portal's configuration options Required: type (string) fields (see below) Recomm...

  • Ryan DeForest created an article,

    How to start using Flatfile (define your data flow)

    Flatfile solutions fit into your existing data onboarding flows, and enable new flows. Let's walk through what data you want, and what you want to do with it. Jump to the deployment project checkli...

  • Ryan DeForest created an article,

    How do Step Hooks work and sample code

      Specific documentation for the step hooks: https://flatfile.com/developers/javascript/datahooks#step-hooks   Step hooks are a powerful feature that open up a lot of options. Here’s the code that ...

  • Ryan DeForest created an article,

    Load data into Flatfile from a data source

    Here is the code in order to load data into Flatfile from a data source:   import FlatfileImporter from "@flatfile/adapter";import $ from "jquery";import CONTACTS from "../contacts.csv";//create ...

  • Ryan DeForest created an article,

    Change width of the grid fields

    When you define the fields, you can specify a sizeHintvalue. A value of 1 is normal size, 0.5 will give you 1/2 width. You can play around with those values to ensure that each column is appropriat...

  • Ryan DeForest created an article,

    Implement "Request Corrections from User"

    This script allows you to ask the user to correct some fields prior to import: import FlatfileImporter from "@flatfile/adapter";import $ from "jquery";import { schemas } from "./schemas";const { c...

  • Ryan DeForest created an article,

    Display a dropdown with possible options

    Select-boxes with defined options are documented a little bit here: https://flatfile.com/developers/javascript/fields#options   And the configuration syntax is: {     label: "Select Field",     key...

  • Ryan DeForest created an article,

    Split full name into fname & lname

    You can use the following code in order to split a full name into 2 separate columns import FlatfileImporter from "@flatfile/adapter";import $ from "jquery";import { format, isDate, isFuture, pars...

  • Ryan DeForest created an article,

    Best practices on designing the Import tool

    The easiest way to design the Import tool is by utilizing pizza.flatfile which essentially lets you design and implement quickly.