Imports a file in the corpus of the specified project.


GET http(s)://hostname/api/corpus/import

Request Parameters

Header field
Type Value
string Required. A valid access token from a registered MT-EQuAl account. The access token must have been issued on behalf of the current user.

Request data Type Value
id string Required. The project id.

file string Required. The pathname string of the file to import.


On success, the HTTP status code in the response header is 200 (OK) and the response is structured in JSON as follow:

  "header": {
    "date": "Date and time of the response generation process",
    "description": "Description of the invoked method or error message",
    "status": "status/error code"
  "result": {
      "id": "The project id",
      "filename": "The filename of the input file",
      "length": "Number of read characters"
	  "sentences" : "the number of sentences"


curl -X POST "https://hostname/api/corpus/import?id=1" -H "Content-Type: multipart/form-data" -H "X-Api-Key: {user access token}" -F "file=@{path of the uploaded file}"
	"header": {
		"date": "Thursday, 2016-06-09 16:32:40 Europe\/Paris",
		"description": "Imports a file in the corpus of the specified project.",
		"status": "200"
	"result": {
        "id": "1",
        "filename": "input-complete1.csv",
        "length": 1059,
        "sentences" : 4