Upload a template

You can import a data flow template to Apache NiFi and use it as a starting point for developing a data flow. When using the template, you can retain or change all of its configurations.

Templates can be imported to NiFi and used as a starting point for developing a data flow. All configurations of the downloaded template are retained and can also be changed.

To upload a template into NiFi:

  1. Click the Upload Template icon from the Operate palette.
  2. Click the Search icon in the Upload template window and navigate to the XML file you want to upload.
  3. Select the file.
  4. Click Upload.

The template is uploaded and displayed in the templates table in the NiFi UI. You can now use it to create data flows.