How to refresh your source document

Updated on:
October 17, 2023

Sometimes, you may need to modify your source file, which could impact the tags used in your template. Fortunately, we've introduced a handy "Refresh" button in your source table. This button enables you to quickly update all the tags in your template, ensuring they stay in sync with any changes you make to the source document.

In this article you will learn how to:

  1. Refresh your source document

Refresh your source document

The first step is to open your template document block:

Next, within your template document block, locate and click the "Refresh" button in your source table. You will receive a confirmation message indicating that all tags have been correctly updated:

If there is any issue with a tag, Portant will promptly identify and highlight the problem, as demonstrated in the example below:

In this example, there is a typo in the tag {{Notes}}, which will result in Portant being unable to place the source data in the output document . To resolve this issue, correct the typo and then refresh your source table once more to ensure that all tags are valid and functioning correctly.

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