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transformations:generateuids

GENERATE UNIQUE IDENTIFIERS

Category: Transform / Advanced


Description

This action creates a randomly generated 35-character global unique identifier (GUID) for each row in a table.


Use cases

  • This action can be used to generate primary keys in tables.


Action settings

This action has no parameters. A new column will be created at the leftmost position, named "Uid", to hold the unique ID values.


Examples

Uid Some value
c50341b2-9a4b-4656-9c61-1f0a796b04ed AAA
a025ab36-1742-405d-9fed-1072e02cdf89 BBB
d5dba128-ee6b-4a3c-94a2-882b57c35bd6 CCC


See also

transformations/generateuids.txt · Last modified: 2021/04/05 01:31 by craigt