The JSON flat file destination creates a generic JSON file.

Adding a Destination #

  1. In the main window of the Designer, navigate to Server > Manage Destinations. The window “Manage Destinations” opens.
  2. Click [Add] to create a new destination. The window “Destination Details” opens.
  3. Enter a Name for the destination.
  4. Select the destination Type from the drop-down menu.

Destination Details #

JSON-Flat-Destination-Details

File output path
Enter the directory to save the destination flat files in. If the entered folder does not exist, a new folder is created.

Note: To write flat files to a network drive, you need to:
- Enter the File output path in UNC format e.g., \\Server2\Share\Test\.
- Run the Xtract Universal service by a user with write permission to the directory.

Checking the extraction result #

  1. Check the previously defined directory for saving JSON flat files.
  2. Open the JSON flat file with an editor of your choice. JSON-Flat-File