Video: Create a Connection and Import a Model from a File Server

In this video tutorial, you'll create a model based on a flat file that has been saved on a file server. When the source file is located on a file server, you have the option to schedule data updates for the model.

Tutorial

Procedure

Procedure

  1. [0:25] Create a new model.

    For more information, see steps 1-4 of Creating a Model from a File.

  2. [0:50] Create a new connection to a file server.
  3. [1:21] Import data into your model.

    For more information, see steps 5-9 of Creating a Model from a File.

  4. [2:19] Update model options.

    For more information, see Updating and Scheduling Models.