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Microsoft Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1 V2 targets in synchronization asks

When you configure a synchronization task to perform operations on a Microsoft Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1 V2 target, you can configure the target properties.
The target properties appear on the Target page of the Synchronization Task wizard when you specify a Microsoft Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1 V2 connection. The general properties display the name and description of the Microsoft Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1 V2 target. When you write data to Microsoft Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1, you can use the create target field to create a target at run time. When you create a new target based on the source, you must remove all the binary fields from the mapping.
The following table describes the Microsoft Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1 V2 target properties:
Property
Description
Connection
Name of the target connection.
Target Object
Specify the target object for the task.
Formatting Options
Opens the Formatting Options dialog box to define the format of the file.
Configure the following format options:
  • - Delimiter: Delimiter character. You can configure other parameters such as comma, tab, colon, semicolon, or others.
  • - Text Qualifier: Character to qualify text. You can configure other parameters such as single quote or double quote.
  • - Escape: Escape character.
Create Target
Creates a target. Enter a name and path for the target object and select the source fields that you want to use. By default, all source fields are used.
For Date data type, use the edit types in the field mapping tab to change the precision to 29 and scale to 0. The task might fail if you do not change the precision and scale value for date data types.
Child Object
Not applicable to Microsoft Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1 V2 Connector.
The following table describes the advanced target properties for Microsoft Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1 V2 Connector:
Advanced Target Property
Description
Directory Path Override
The Microsoft Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1 directory that you use to write data. Default is root directory.
The Secure Agent creates the directory if it does not exist. The directory path specified at run time overrides the path specified while creating a connection.
File Name Override
Source object for the synchronization task. Select the file from which you want to write data.
The file specified at run time overrides the file specified in Target Object.
Compress newly created file
Compresses the newly created files in the gzip format when set to True. Applicable to flat files only.
If file exists
If the files exists in Microsoft Azure Data Lake Storage Gen1, you can select to overwrite or append the existing file. You can also select the current task to fail.
Generate Header
Specifies the write behavior for the header row. You can set the parameter to:
  • - Enabled: writes the header row.
  • - Disabled: does not write the header row.
Note: During the metadata import, you must have a header row in the target file.
Distribution Column
NA
Success File Directory
NA
Error File Directory
NA