OrgChart Now Help Guide

SFTP Pull Test

Audience

Audience: Administrators

Overview

OrgChart Now Administrators can import Excel and CSV flat files into org charts using a Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP).

Before attempting to connect your own data to OrgChart, you may want to test the SFTP configuration in your account.

The following article provides step-by-step instructions for testing an SFTP pull.

SFTP Test Configuration

  1. Create a new Master Chart.

  2. Click on More > Chart Settings.

  3. Click on the 5_2_ElipsesinSourcePanel.png button (under the Main Data Source heading). The list of Main Data Source connectors is displayed.

  4. Click the SFTP Pull icon, and then click Select.

    2021-01-12_15-29-51.png
  5. Enter the following information exactly as it appears in the screenshot below:

    Host

    sftp://helpdrop.orgchartnow.com"

    Port

    2224

    Source Path

    SFTP

    Filename

    Sample Data Set - 250 Recs.xlsx

    Username

    ocnsftp

    Password

    h2WyxVjyJuBptdA

    5_2_TestSFTP.png
  6. Click Save, and then Refresh. The following chart is generated:

    2021-01-12_15-32-34.png

Note

If the test is unsuccessful, please reach out to OrgChart Now Support for assistance.