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Import Process
This section describes the import process for new files that are added to IDOL Server through CFS.
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Connectors aggregate documents from repositories and send the files to CFS. A single CFS can process documents from multiple connectors. For example, CFS might receive HTML files from HTTP Connectors, e-mail messages from Exchange Connector, and database records from ODBC Connector.
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CFS runs pre-import tasks. Pre-Import tasks occur before document content and file-specific metadata is extracted by KeyView.
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CFS runs post-import tasks. Post Import tasks occur after KeyView has extracted document content and file-specific metadata.
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