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2291001 - SFTP Setup Report Distributor

Symptom

How to Set up SFTP in Report Distributor

Reproducing the Issue

If a customer wants to set up SFTP for their Report Distribution.

 

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Resolution

Login to Analytics

Go to Admin Menu

Select FTP Configuration

 

 

NOTE:

The instance must have a valid SFTP account set up on an SF Server.  (Search for this in Jira, or the customer may be able to provide).

* Note:  and address like this - sftp4-int.successfactors.com:22 - is NOT valid

We need the External FTP address.  (Example:  sftp4.successfactors.com) as a valid IP Address (in this example - 70.42.227.183)

We will also need the User Name and Password 

 

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You will see the above screen

Use this Config - Tick the Tick box

IP/Address/Hostname - you must enter a valid IP Address (be sure to validate)

User Name - Provided by client or check Jira

Password - Provided by client or Check Jira

Directory - /Outgoing (This is the folder where the file will be placed).

 

Click Save

Run Test Report Bundle 

Check Jobs Administration log in the SuccessFactors Admin menu (Must use staff account)

 

 

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Product

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