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BROWSER INSIDE SOME TOOLS

When i have a lot of columns in a database and I don't know the specific name of a column, it gets difficult to find it inside the select and summarize tool, for example. If you include a browser inside the most used tools, it would be easier to identify the columns and reduce time. Thanks for your time.

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Alteryx Certified Partner
Alteryx Certified Partner

Hi @Astryx,

 

If you click on the green anchor going into a tool (circled in red below) then you can see both the properties window as usual and the browse anywhere results window, which I believe will do what you are asking.

 

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Please let me know if that helps,

 

Thanks,

Joe

 

@KylieF 

Moderator
Moderator
Status changed to: Implemented

Thank you for the ping Joe! 

In all supported versions of Alteryx users can view a large sample of the data going into a tool by selecting the green swallow tail anchor. If this doesn't meet your needs @Astryx let me know and we can return this idea back to the new idea status.