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2775437 - How to export CPI artifacts from Integration Center

Symptom

This document is the first part that will provide information on how to export SAP CPI Artifacts from Integration Center and import them in CPI.

Supported Integrations Using SAP CPI 

Currently, Simple CSV outbound integrations are supported using SAP CPI. You can export your SAP CPI artifacts from the Save menu when you select Export SAP CPI Artifacts.

When you select Export SAP CPI Artifacts option you are prompted to save these files to your hard drive:

  • main.iflw
  • Your mapping file in xsl format.
  • Your output file in xsd format.
  • Your metadata file in xml format.

Environment

SuccessFactors BizX - all versions

Resolution

How to export SAP CPI articats from Integration Center

You can export several files using the Export SAP CPI Artifacts option from the Save menu for your Scheduled Simple File Output Integration

Prerequisites

  •  SAP CPI installed and configured for use with Eclipse
  •  An existing or saved Scheduled Simple File Output Integration or Simple CSV outbound integration

Context

As a best practice, you want to save your outbound integration before you export the necessary SAP CPI artifact files from Integration Center. The steps described in this topic starts from the Review and Run page when you have already scheduled or run your integration.

Procedure

1. From the Review and Run tab of your Scheduled Simple File Output Integration or Simple CSV integration, go to -> Save -> Export SAP CPI Artifacts. When you select the Export SAP CPI Artifacts option, four Save As dialog boxes may appear at one time for download or one Save As dialog box at a time to download your SAP CPI files that is dependent on type of browser.

2. When prompted, save the following four SAP CPI export files to your hard drive:

  • The main.iflw file
  • Your mapping file in xsl format.
  • Your output file in xsd format.
  • Your metadata file in xml format.

See Also

Find more information on the Integration Center reference guide;

Second part of the process - KBA 2775463 

Third part of the process - KBA 2775425 

Keywords

Export Artifacts; CPI; HCI; Integration Center; Importing Artifacts; Eclipse , KBA , LOD-SF-INT , SF Integrations - EC Payroll, Boomi/ HCI, API , LOD-SF-INT-HCI , Std. SF to 3rd Party HCI Content , LOD-SF-INT-INC , Integration Center , How To

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite all versions