Text database connection options in BarTender 2019 and later (video) Follow


BarTender Content Team

This articles applies to BarTender 2019 and later.

Introduced in BarTender 2019, you can now import a larger variety of text database types using the database setup wizard. The wizard also allows for advanced configurations including custom field and record separators, line exclusions options, and data filtering options.

This video reviews the basics of this dialog, including the new advanced options.



BarTender 2019 now natively understands these text database formats

  • Comma Separated Values
  • Tab separated fields
  • Fixed width fields
  • Mixed comma and quote values
  • Name-Value pairs
  • Custom field and record separators
  • Regular expression separators

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