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Formatting Columns

Renaming column

Rename the column, if required, through double clicking the respective column to enable the edit mode and typing the modified name. Press <Enter> key to commit the modification done.

Column rename option

Once modified, the changes will be reflected in the column in the table.

Renamed column

You can also rename the column through the Settings icon which will be displayed like below.

Settings icon

Click this icon to drop down the menu with Rename Column, clicking which the edit mode will be enabled in that column.

Rename option

Handling column type conversion

Click this icon to drop down the menu with Change Column Type, clicking Change Column Type option allows to convert the column type.

Select column

The following table represents the column types and their equivalent convertible types that are supported in Dashboard Designer.

Column Data Type Equivalent Convertible Types
Date String
Integer Date, String
String Date

Show Value As

Click this icon to drop down the menu with Show Value As, clicking Show Value As option allows to convert the string column type into desired string format.

Select column

The table below illustrates the “Show Value As” types and their corresponding transformations:

Show Value As Type Transformation
Capitalize Each Word Converts the first character in each word to uppercase and the remaining characters to lowercase of a string column.