Data Import (admin)

Bring new worker lists into Broadstripes so you can begin organizing, or update an existing project by importing new data.


Import a spreadsheet

Import a spreadsheet

Required steps before you import a spreadsheet If you haven’t already done so, review the Get ready to import data guide. The guide will walk you through a number of essential steps to prepare your spreadsheet for import and set up your project to receive new...
Data import overview

Data import overview

  Imports are permanent When you run a data import, you need to know that the import is permanent, and there is no easy way to roll back your changes. Data import allows you to bring new worker lists into Broadstripes so you can begin organizing. Data import also lets...
Analyze import results

Analyze import results

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Analyze import results WIP

Analyze import results WIP

Overview Imports cannot be deleted or undone If you’ve come to this page because your import had unexpected negative results, it’s important for you to know that there’s no easy way to undo an import once it’s been run. However, it’s...
Get ready to import data

Get ready to import data

Introduction   Congratulations! You’ve got a new Broadstripes project and you want to bring in your list to start organizing. The easiest way to get a lot of worker data into Broadstripes quickly is through the import of one or more spreadsheets. Naturally...
Data Import Fields

Data Import Fields

Prepare your spreadsheet for import In this article, we will explain how to prepare various types of data for import. The table below outlines the different data fields and their required formatting to ensure a smooth and efficient upload. Certain data fields will...
Changing phone contact info in bulk

Changing phone contact info in bulk

On occasion, you will need to change phone numbers from one phone type to a different phone type (eg, Home phone to cell phone). When you need to switch many phone numbers, changing the phone types (or other phone metadata) one by one could become tedious. There is a...