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Import contacts with multiple tags

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Dale
on 5/1/13, 8:54 AM 2,435 views

Hi

I have tried many methods of importing a large dataset with multiple tag fields but have not succeeded. How do I go about this?

i.e. Company | Industry | Sales Status | Account Status ABC Co | Farming | Hot Lead | Gold

thanks!

What error do you see? What field name do you use?

Martin
on 5/1/13, 9:03 AM
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adu
On 8/7/14, 6:41 AM

You have to combine all your tags in a single colon by seperating it using a comma.

In my case, based on my excel file under the colon category_id, i put    Company,Industry,Sales Status

 

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Martin
On 5/1/13, 9:21 AM

When I face these sorts of problems, I create a record, manually, that represents the worst case of the data I want to be able to import. I then filter on it and export it. I check that I can re-import the exported file without difficulty. Finally, I study the exported CSV file to learn the correct field names and required syntax.

I wonder -- do you have a file of all needed tags that you import before trying to import your contacts?

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