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transformations:trimbycondition

TRIM TABLE BY CONDITION

Category: Transform / Filters


Description

This action removes the rows above or below the first row where the specific condition is true.


Action settings

Setting Description
ConditionEnter an expression that evaluates to TRUE or FALSE.
Delete rows that areSelect whether the rows above or below the first match are removed. Options: Above first match or Below
first match
.
Delete first matching row tooWhen checked, the first row that satisfies the Condition is removed as well as the rows above/below it.


Examples

Example: Remove the rows with Montreal sales.

Table: The company sales in the stores of Montreal and Toronto

Store/ City Jan-15 Feb-15
Store 1-Montreal 30359 35018
Store 2-Montreal 24500 28251
Store 3-Montreal 32721 34300
Total in Montreal 87580 97569
Store 1-Toronto 29800 33691
Store 2-Toronto 37464 40250
Store 3-Toronto 41238 45390
Total in Toronto 108502 119331


Action parameters:

Condition is [Store/ City]='Total in Montreal'
Delete rows that are "Above the first match"
Delete the first matching row too (checked)


Result table:

Store/ City Jan-15 Feb-15
Store 1-Toronto 29800 33691
Store 2-Toronto 37464 40250
Store 3-Toronto 41238 45390
Total in Toronto 108502 119331


Community examples


See also

transformations/trimbycondition.txt · Last modified: 2021/07/19 02:12 by craigt