Select how the file name is specified. Select File name to enter the file name and path directly, of File name from variable to specify a variable that contains the file name.
File name or Variable name
Enter the name and path of the raw file, or select the variable that contains the file name.
Select the method used to create and write to the file.
Generate initial raw file
Click the button to generate an empty raw file that contains only the columns (metadata-only file), without having to run the package. The file contains the columns that you selected on the Columns page of the Raw File Destination Editor. You can point the Raw File source to this metadata-only file.
When you click Generate initial raw file, a message box appears. Click OK to proceed with creating the file. Click Cancel to select a different list of columns on the Columns page.