Before you run an integration, it’s useful to
know that the source you have created is returning the data you
To preview a source:
From the Integration window,
right-click the source to preview.
On the menu that appears,
choose Preview <name of source>.
Depending on which type of
source you are previewing, either the Data Viewer or the Source
Preview window opens. For those source adapters that use source
settings, you can preview the source only if you have specified
accurate settings on the Source Settings window.
Examine the data returned by
the source to verify that the source is working properly. If you
are using a text or ODBC source, search for empty fields or
incorrectly formatted data, such as account numbers that have
characters missing, and check that the data types are appropriate.
See Data types for
more information about selecting the appropriate data types.
Close the Data Viewer or the
Source Preview window.