The Format as TextClosedThe Format as Text tool creates single or multiple text documents, using information provided by Input tools such as the Database Query (ODBC) tool. It requires no global settings. tool does not require any global configuration; it can be immediately added to a task.

To add a new Format as Text step to an existing task, do the following:

  1. Open the relevant task (if creating a new task, see How to Create a Basic Task).
  2. Either:
Click and drag the Format as Text icon from the Task Browser to the task Design area.
From the task's Design tab, right-click on empty space and select New > Format > Format as Text.
  1. In the General tab, Name the task step and, if required, choose an input data source.
  2. Go to the Formatting tab and create the text document.
  3. Go to the Options tab and select the relevant error handling options for this task step.

  4. Click  to save the task step.