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Data loader automation scripts

Hi,

I would like to automate my data upload in salesforce without data loader , please let me know if i can use anyother tool for performing the data upload automatically or is there any scripts that i can use to automate the upload of data.


Thanks in Advance
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Sonam_SFDCSonam_SFDC
There are multiple threads which I found online that suggest ways to automate the data laoder through script and BAT file:

Pls go through:
https://developer.salesforce.com/forums?id=906F00000008sSKIAY
http://www.sundoginteractive.com/sunblog/posts/automating-the-apex-data-loader
http://getinfoupdate.blogspot.in/2011/02/automation-tool-for-salesforce-data.html
http://forcecertified.com/2009/08/19/the-easy-way-command-line-data-loader-tips-tricks/

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Sonam_SFDCSonam_SFDC
Hi Bharath,

I did a quick scan and looks like data loader is the only app which can be scheduled out of all the ways listed to import data in salesforce:
http://blog.perpetualwest.com/2013/04/23/7-ways-to-load-data-into-salesforce/

Any particular reason for not considering data loader for scheduling..? 
SFDC n12SFDC n12
Hi,

 No problem if i can automate it via data loader also , let me know if any scripts available to automate the data upload via data loader , please help me on this regard.

Thanks
Sonam_SFDCSonam_SFDC
There are multiple threads which I found online that suggest ways to automate the data laoder through script and BAT file:

Pls go through:
https://developer.salesforce.com/forums?id=906F00000008sSKIAY
http://www.sundoginteractive.com/sunblog/posts/automating-the-apex-data-loader
http://getinfoupdate.blogspot.in/2011/02/automation-tool-for-salesforce-data.html
http://forcecertified.com/2009/08/19/the-easy-way-command-line-data-loader-tips-tricks/

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