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Remote File

1. How to connect to your data?

1. Go to the Resources page and click the Add Resource button.
2. In the "Select a data source" step, select Remote File.
3. In the "Configure the data source" step, enter the credentials:
Note: remember to add Acho's IP address,, to your whitelist before starting the connection.
This is an example of SFTP:
  • Resource Name: the displayed name of the data file on Acho.
  • Dataset Name: the dataset name in your SFTP server.
  • File Format: Acho only supports CSV files for now.
  • Host: the host of the SFTP server.
  • Port: the port of the SFTP server.
  • User: the user name of the SFTP server.
  • Password: the password of the SFTP server.
  • URL (Path): the URL to access the file in the SFTP server.
4. In the "Select the tables", choose tables that you want to import.
5. Click Finish Setup. You will see a
icon next to your resource. It may take a few minutes to several hours depending on the data size and the number of your tables. Once your APP's data is ready, you will receive a notification email.

2. How to set up Data Sync?

Acho supports creating schedulers to retrieve the latest data from your database at a certain time interval. To see more details, you can visit here.
Last modified 10mo ago