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After the latest update, there is a new feature in the summarize tool. Newly it is rename the column after group by. With the sum_ or max_ renameing it isn't any problem, but with this GroupBy_ renaming is very annoying. Mostly i have to group multiple columns, and after that join it to another line. Right now i have to delete manually the "GroupBy_" string (or when i have to update a previous workflow), and it takes a lot of time.
I'd prefer if all renaming of fields in the summarize tool was optional, maybe similar to the select tool where you can highlight fields and select where to apply prefixes. I routinely find myself removing the prefixes (i.e. "Sum_") added to the Output Field Names. Sometimes the prefixes are helpful, but 90% of the time, I just want the original field names to carry through. This recent change when using GroupBy will force me to remove that prefix every time : (