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From the Jobs tab, you can create new jobs.  To create:

  1. Click the New Job button to bring up the New Job dialog
  2. Enter the properties of the new job (available job fields differ by connector)

    1. Populate Job Record – Choose how to populate the job (required)
      1. Clear Job Record – Start with an empty record
      2. Use Template – Start with a template job
      3. Clone Job – Start with a clone from an existing job
    2. Job Description – Description of the job (required)
    3. Job Schedule – Choose the frequency the job will run (required)
      1. Weekly
      2. Daily
      3. Hourly
      4. Custom
    4. Enabled – Choose if job is active (required)
    5. Allow Empty Table – Choose if an empty table is allowed (required)
    6. Destination Table – Name of the destination table (e.g., my_table_cm_computer) (required)
    7. Data Identity – Identity of the data for dashboards (e.g., cm_computer) (optional)
    8. CSV/JSON/XML File or Path (hidden by default) – CSV/JSON/XML file or path (optional)
    9. Append Files to Same Destination Table – Choose if multiple files in the same path will append to the same destination table, or will create a new destination table for each file (optional)
    10. Data Selection – Connector specific data selection command of the job (optional)
    11. Fields to Index – Fields to index (optional)
    12. Method Type – Method type of the job (GET, POST) (required)
    13. API End Point – API end point of the job (optional)
    14. API Query Parameters (hidden by default) – API query parameters of the job (optional)
    15. API Data Node – API data node of the job (optional)
    16. API Pagination Node – API pagination node of the job (optional)
    17. API Error Node (hidden by default) – API error node of the job (optional)
    18. Pagination Type – Paging type of the job (Records, Pages, Data Nodes) (optional)
    19. Pagination Offset Start – Request paging offset start or data node of the job (optional)
    20. Request Unique Key Field – Request unique key field of the job (optional)
    21. Request Filter (hidden by default) – Fields to filter from the job (optional)
    22. Request Sort By (hidden by default) – Field to sort the job by (optional)
    23. Pagination Limit – Request pagination limit of the job (optional)
    24. Enumeration Keys End Point (hidden by default) – Enumeration keys end point of the job (optional)
    25. Enumeration Node – Enumeration node of the job (optional)
    26. Enumeration Key – Enumeration key of the job (optional)
    27. Data Node – Data node of the job (optional)
    28. Data Processing (hidden by default) – Future field to be used for running a process against data (optional)
    29. Order – Choose the order the job will run at the designated frequency (required)
  3. Click the Create button when finished to create the job. You will be redirected back to the Jobs tab. Click the Close button to cancel the operation.
    1. The new job function is only available to users in the Administrator security group