VB Program to split CSV files from multiple lines into single line CSVs

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Roy T.Naresh D.Saad S.Danish H. + 3 others have already sent a proposal.
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Experience Level: Entry
General information for the business: we make packaging material
Kind of development: New program from scratch
Description of requirements/functionality: Example:
We have a file like this:

Turn into this:

and this:

Also, the first and second columdata must be part of the new file extension - with "POSTCALCULATION--" before.

The software must be
- only the sourcecode, we will compile it ourselves (for security reasons)
- no add on DLL must be neccesary
- we will compile it with Visual Studio 2013 ourselves
- it must be very well commented
- must run as a service using SC.exe (http://www.howtogeek.com/50786/using-srvstart-to-run-any-application-as-a-windows-service/)
- must look for the files in a hot folder every 5 mins like C:\Source\sourcefiles.csv then deletes it, after success
- a logfile must be placed in a folder
- must write it to a destination folder: c:\target\POSTCALCULATION--Sampledata1a.csv
- if file already exist, count up like POSTCALCULATION--1_Sampledata1a.csv
- the scourcefile could have lots of rows (like > 10000)
- must run under Win 10 1607 32 and 64bit
OS requirements: Windows
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  • SUMIT A.

    Hi Steffen,

    Technology Other than VB program will work for you ?
    I can do this in C/C++.

    SaS Technologies

  • Tom C.

    Hi Steffen,

    Is the VB program request mandatory? As the task could be achieved with a VBScript run via the Task Scheduler without the need to compile anything. So, would you consider a such solution as well?

    Best regards,

  • Flora May P.

    Hi Steffen,

    Can you please invite me ?
    I have some questions about your csv files.

    Best regards,

    Steffen M.27 Sep 2016


    of course. How can I help you?

    Best regards,
    Steffen Maier

    Flora May P.27 Sep 2016

    Hi Steffen,

    Can I use your existing csv files as my test data ?
    Unfortunately, I'm out of proposal credits. Can you invite to your job post so that I can send a proposal ? :)

    Best regards,


    Do you have a budget for this ?

    Steffen M.27 Sep 2016