Archived Training

Understanding Data Types

Alteryx Alumni (Retired)

Experience Level: Beginner Course Description: Depending on the source data can come into Alteryx in different formats. Numbers can be integers, bytes, doubles. Dates can be strings. This session covers how data comes into Alteryx, how to easily change the data types (including automatically!) and best practices for working with data. You’ll Learn How to: Disseminate import data type behavior depending on the input source Automatically or manually change data types Implement best practices for data types


Date: 2019-01-29

Version: 2018.4

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