API Reference

Import a single file


Imports the provided file into the associated table, and immediately returns a file meta object with an ID that can be used to poll the file controller for status.

POST /api/v1/table/{tableId}/import


Required OAuth Scopes:

No OAuth scopes are required to use this endpoint.


tableIdpathstringtrueThe unique identifier of the table
bodybodyImportDtotrueThe representation of the table to import

Body parameter example

  "columnMappings": "{import column id:\"table column id\"}",
  "delimiter": "string",
  "fileId": "string",
  "metadata": {
    "property1": {
      "property1": {},
      "property2": {}
    "property2": {
      "property1": {},
      "property2": {}
  "tags": "{\"key\": \"value\"}"

Code Samples

curl -X POST https://h.app.wdesk.com/s/wdata/prep/api/v1/table/{tableId}/import  \ 
-H 'Content-Type: application/json' \ 
-H 'Accept: application/json' \ 
-H 'Authorization: Bearer {access-token}'
http POST https://h.app.wdesk.com/s/wdata/prep/api/v1/table/{tableId}/import  \ 
Content-Type:application/json \ 
Accept:application/json \ 
Authorization:"Bearer {access-token}"
wget --method=POST "https://h.app.wdesk.com/s/wdata/prep/api/v1/table/{tableId}/import" \
 --output-document -  \ 
 --header 'Content-Type: application/json' \ 
 --header 'Accept: application/json' \ 
 --header 'Authorization: Bearer {access-token}'
import requests
headers = {
  'Content-Type': 'application/json',
  'Accept': 'application/json',
  'Authorization': 'Bearer {access-token}'

r = requests.post('https://h.app.wdesk.com/s/wdata/prep/api/v1/table/{tableId}/import', headers = headers)



200 - OK

Returns a JSON object with a body property, which contains a FileMetaDto object for the imported file.

Example Responses

  "body": {
    "columnMappings": {},
    "created": "string",
    "delimiter": "string",
    "id": "string",
    "key": "string",
    "metadata": {},
    "name": "string",
    "numErrors": "integer",
    "numRecords": "integer",
    "originalFileSize": "integer",
    "source": "string",
    "status": "string",
    "tableId": "string",
    "tags": {},
    "updated": "string",
    "userId": "string",
    "version": "integer"
  "code": "integer"