How to use a CSV file as input for your Phantom

Are you looking to streamline your file management with PhantomBuster? If you prefer keeping all your files in one place or wish to upload a CSV directly, instead of using spreadsheets, you're in the right spot. In this article, we'll guide you through the simple steps to upload your CSV to PhantomBuster.


Upload a CSV file to the Phantom's File browser

You can use any CSV file from Excel, Open Office, or any other CSV-editing software as input.

If you are using one of our Phantoms and you haven't launched it yet, go to your Phantom’s File browser by clicking on the three dots in the upper right corner of your Phantom:


If you've already launched your Phantom, you can access your Phantom’s File browser by clicking on the results dropdown menu of your Phantom's console page and selecting "View all files":View_all_files.png

If you're utilizing one of our Flows, navigate to your Flow's Dashboard and replace the word "dashboard" in the link with "console":

Upon pressing enter, you'll be redirected to the Flow's console page. Click on the three dots and select "File browser":

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From your File browser, upload your CSV file by either dragging it or by clicking on the cloud in the upper right corner:


Copy its URL link

Right-click on your CSV file and copy the link address:


Use the CSV file as input for another Phantom

Go back to your Phantom’s setup and paste the CSV link in the input section: 



Save your setup and launch the Phantom to get your results!


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