Steps that describe how to use an FTP account to import
classifications into Adobe Analytics.
Import File, then click
Next to the FTP account that you want to use, click
Use the FTP access information (Host, Login, Password) to access
the FTP server using an FTP client of your choosing.
Upload the data file (.tab or
.txt) to the FTP server.
After uploading the data file, upload a FIN file that indicates
the file is ready to process.
The FIN file is an empty file that has the same name as your data
file, with a
.fin filename extension. For example, if your
data file is
classdata1.tab, the FIN filename is
At regular intervals, Adobe retrieves uploaded data files that have an
associated FIN file. Adobe imports them into the report suites and data sets
specified in the FTP account configuration.