When embedding Flatfile, this plugin should be deployed in a server-side listener. Learn more

Parameters

accuracy
'confident' | 'exact'
required

The accuracy parameter match columns either by ‘confident’ (> 90% match) or ‘exact’ (100% match).

debug
boolean

The debug parameter lets you toggle on/off helpful debugging messages for development purposes.

defaultTargetSheet
'string' | '(fileName: string) => string | Promise<string>'

The defaultTargetSheet parameter takes the exact sheet slug or a callback function that resolves to the exact sheet slug to import data to.

matchFilename
RegExp

The matchFilename parameter takes a regular expression to match specific files to perform automapping on.

onFailure
(event: FlatfileEvent) => void

The onFailure parameter takes a callback function to be executed when plugin bails.

targetWorkbook
string

The targetWorkbook parameter specifies destination Workbook id or name.

API Calls

  • api.files.get
  • api.files.update
  • api.jobs.create
  • api.jobs.execute
  • api.jobs.getExecutionPlan
  • api.workbooks.list
  • api.workbooks.get

Imported NPM Packages

Usage

For automation workflows, upload a file using the files endpoint. For testing, you import via the Files area in the UI and use the debug config property.

install
npm i @flatfile/plugin-automap
import { automap } from "@flatfile/plugin-automap";
listener.ts
listener.use(
  automap({
    accuracy: "confident",
    defaultTargetSheet: "Contact",
    matchFilename: /test.csv$/g,
    onFailure: (event: FlatfileEvent) => {
      // send an SMS, an email, post to an endpoint, etc.
      console.error(
        `Please visit https://spaces.flatfile.com/space/${event.context.spaceId}/files?mode=import to manually import file.`
      );
    },
  })
);

See the code