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Status Not under consideration
Workspace Watson Studio
Components Watson Studio
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 3, 2021

Reading files with the content-type


We need to read files with the content All the files that we uses have this content-type. It's not doable to convert them.

Can you please add this feature in future versions and allow us to do all like you have for the content text/csv?

Kind regards,

Needed by Date May 31, 2021
  • Guest
    Jun 23, 2021

    Unfortunately, without more information on the above request, we're not able to consider this. I'm updating it as "not under consideration". Feel free to provide additional information, and we can revisit this position in the future.


  • Guest
    May 25, 2021

    Thank you for submitting this idea. We would like to understand better what you want to do with those files in the platform.

    Is there a specific targetted service in the platform that you would like to see supporting this extension?

    Thanks for your feedback.