Preparing Excel files for data import

Learn how you can import data from Microsoft Excel or other similar formats into Cloudera Data Visualization.

You must save the files in character-delimited format.
  1. In Microsoft Excel, open the file that contains the data you are importing.
  2. Click Save as, then select Comma Separated Values (.csv).
  3. Choose a file name, such as MyCSVdata, and click Save.