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transformations:rename

RENAME COLUMNS

Category: Transform / Basic


Description

This action changes the name of one or more columns.

Duplicating names are not allowed.


Action settings

SettingDescription
ColumnSelect the existing column name in the left drop-down
ToSpecify the new column name in the right text box.

Additional columns can be renamed by clicking the Rename more columns option.


Examples

Example: Rename the column "Continent" to the new column name "Location".

Source table: The longest rivers in the world

River Length (km) Length (miles) Continent
Nile 6650 4132Africa
Amazon 6400 3976South America
Yangtze 6300 3917Asia
Mississippi 6275 3902North America

Action parameters:

Columns to rename: Continent
Rename to: Location

Output table:

River Length (km) Length (miles) Location
Nile 6650 4132Africa
Amazon 6400 3976South America
Yangtze 6300 3917Asia
Mississippi 6275 3902North America


Shortcuts

Fast ways to create the action:

  • Right-click on the column heading and select Rename… from the context menu.
  • Click the drop-down arrow in the column heading and select Rename… from the context menu.


See also

transformations/rename.txt · Last modified: 2021/03/28 16:41 by craigt