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Pass the parameter Values from Landing Page URL to Data Extensions – Ampscript

I have a simple Landing page, and it’s URL contains some parameter values and those parameters are also Fields in a Data Extension of a Marketing Cloud Account.

To update those parameter values into the Marketing Data Extension when a URL is pasted in your Web Browser, I would follow the below steps:

  1. Let us have an example URL of a landing page:
  2. For the full landing page url along with the parameter values, let’s take

Paste the code given below in your Landing page. We have defined the parameter values first and then printing the success and failure values on the page:


set @f1= RequestParameter(‘Field_1’)

Set @f2= RequestParameter(‘Field_2’)

set @f3= RequestParameter(‘Field_3′)

if( @f1 == ”)then

set @fail =’Failure’


InsertData(‘Data extension Name’,’Field_1′,@f1,’Field_2′,@f2,’Field_3′,@f3)

set @suc= ‘Success’



%%[ IF @f1== “” THEN ]%%

%%= v(@fail) =%%<br>


%%= v(@suc) =%%

%%[ ENDIF ]%%

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How to Upload files on FTP using FileZilla- Salesforce Marketing Cloud

Marketing Cloud FTP cannot be accessed directly from Marketing Cloud UI. For that you need to install third party ftp clients. Below is the method to Import/Export files using one of the ftp client FileZilla.

  1. Download the latest version of FileZilla, google it. Install it.
  2.  Open Filezilla
  3.  Enter- Host, Username, Password and Port. ( all these details you can find in your Marketing Cloud account. Click path is Administration > Accounts Tab > FTP Accounts. URL is your Host.
  4.  Click “Quick Connect”
  5.  On the left side is your Local PC Site and the right side is your FTP Remote Site.
  6.  Locate your file under Local Site box, select it, right click and Upload.
  7.  Your file will get upload in Import Folder of Remote Site box.