Privacy Policy

How Your Data is Stored

CSVLint handles data storage differently depending on whether you have inputted a URL link to your file or an uploaded file.


  • File data: Not stored locally. URL address to file is stored in the validation.
  • File validation: Stored and added to the list of Recent validations.

Uploaded file

  • File data: Stored temporarily in order to allow validation and deleted automatically after 24 hours have elapsed since upload.
  • File validation: Data deemed as pre-publication. Validations are not logged and are not listed in the public validation list.