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download and save an xls file from url

Hello,

so i have a url with downloading a file.

which component on talend can i use to access this url, download the file and output it as xls ??
i have used tHttprequest but when i open the xls file it's empty, i think i use it wrong.

Thanks

Khaled

  • Data Integration
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Re: download and save an xls file from url

please try using tFIleFetch using FTP protocol. 

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Re: download and save an xls file from url

Can you plz elaborate how ? @sonardilip

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Re: download and save an xls file from url

Hi @AkshayNG

Open the job and place tFilefetch component.

 

URL : give the link which you want to download

Destination Directory: give the path of directory

Destination FileName : give the name for file eg: Sample.xls

Then run the job.

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Re: download and save an xls file from url

Thanks for your quick reply @Sara

I've performed the same but getting an error. I thought I might be missing something. Please have a look at my question here :
https://community.talend.com/t5/Design-and-Development/tFileFetch-to-extract-file-from-remote-CSV-li...