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File naming convention

Since the data feed file type is defined in the HTTP POST, Guardian does not require file names to follow a specific naming convention. However, it is recommended that file names be unique and formatted for easy identification. Some suggestions include identifying the type of file (e.g. employee), intent of file (if sending multiple-e.g. update), and the date of file submission. This can be useful when reviewing results and troubleshooting processing errors.

Example file name:

EmployeeUpdate05012015.csv