Write Data Extension Snap

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Snap Overview

Snap type:



Write data to Data Extension table



Support and limitations:


This Snap uses account references created on the Accounts page of SnapLogic Manager to handle access to this endpoint.



This Snap has at most one document input view. Each document contains data in the form of json.


This Snap has at most one document output view. Each document contains a corresponding response in the form of JSON.


This Snap has at most one document error view and produces zero or more documents in the view. Each document contains the corresponding error record if snap is not able to process data to SFMC.




The name for the Snap. You can modify this to be more specific, especially if you have more than one of the same Snap in your pipeline.

Default value: [None]

External Key


Provide the external key for data extension table.

Default value: None

Batch size

Defines the batch size of the request. The incoming documents will be accumulated in a list up to the defined batch size before it is submitted to the endpoint.

Default value: 1


The time in seconds to wait before aborting the request.

Default value: 900

Maximum request attempts

The maximum number of requests to attempt in case of connection failure.

Default value: 5

Retry request interval

The time in seconds to wait before retrying the request.

Default value: 3

Snap Execution

Indicates how the Snap must be executed. Available options are:

  • Validate & Execute: Performs limited execution of the Snap (up to 2000 records) during Pipeline validation; performs full execution of the Snap (unlimited records) during Pipeline execution.

  • Execute only: Performs full execution of the Snap during Pipeline execution; does not execute the Snap during Pipeline validation.

  • Disabled: Disables the Snap and, by extension, its downstream Snaps.

Default value: Validate & Execute