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Can I remove list members using a CSV file ?

One of the different options Moosend offers to help you remove members from your email marketing mailing list is using a CSV file. Files of the .csv or .txt type work absolutely great, as long as they are up to 40 MB.

The removal process is very easy, just follow the steps described below:


A. Find the CSV File removal option

1. Click on the Mailing lists button, located on the left side of your Control Panel page.
Remove members using CSV Step 1 : Click on the Mailing Lists button

2. Click on the name of the mailing list from which you want to remove members.
Remove members using CSV Step 2 : Click on the Mailing Lists you want to work on

3. Click on the Remove members option on the vertical bar that appears.
Remove members using CSV Step 3 : Click on the Remove members button

4. Select the CSV File option by clicking on it, or the Select button next to it.
Remove members using CSV Step 4 : Select the CSV file option


B. Upload your CSV file

5. Click on the Browse button and select the CSV file which contains the members who you want to remove.
Remove members using CSV Step 5 : Click on the Browse button and select a file

6. If the separator used in your file is not a tab, a comma, a semicolon or a pipe delimiter you have to enter it on the Enter a Custom Separator space.
Remove members using CSV Step 6 : Enter a custom separator


7. Click on the Next button.
Remove members using CSV Step 7 : Click on Next
 

C. Map the email field

8. Map the column that contains the emails from the data you uploaded to your list's email field by clicking on the appropriate drop-down list and selecting Email as the field of choice. Notice that all other drop-down lists automatically change to Ignore.
Remove members using CSV Step 8 : Map your emails column to the email field and ignore the rest


D. Select the Remove operation type

9. Select whether you want to remove the list members or unsubscribe them from your list, by the Select the remove operation type drop-down list on the right side. Remove members using CSV Step 9 : Select to Remove or unsubscribe the members from your mailing list

10. Tick the Apply to all mailing lists check-box if you want the removal process to apply to all your mailing lists simultaneously. Remove members using CSV Step 10 : Tick Apply to all mailing lists 

11. Choose if and how you want to be notified once the import process has been completed. Click on the  Remove button when you are ready to start the process.
Remove members using CSV Step 11 : Click on the Remove button

E. View Report

12. Click on the Remove members button. Remove members using CSV Step 12 : Click on the Remove Members button
 
 
13. Click on the View reports button next to CSV File option to see the report of the removal process. Remove members using CSV Step 13 : Click on the View Reports button

You can check when each removal process was Started On, when it was Finished On, the numbers of 
Unsubscribed members, the numbers of Removed members as well as downloadable detailed Reports.