TupleAppendFromItem

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Operation

The operation will append a row at the end of the table and set cells in that row to the item attribute vaules where the column name has the same name as the item attribute.

Note:

  • Numerical values will be set regardless of the formatting of the columns (cells) or item attributes.
  • Matching item attribute and column names are NOT case sensitive.
  • Columns that do not have a tuple match will contain the colunms default value.

Report Tuple Deails when pressed with load the default text reader and report the item attributes (by class if there are more than one item flow through the routine) that match the column names of the specified table.

Example

An item has the following attributes (only):

i.ID = 1111

i.Colour = Blue

i.Size = Large

A table named Location exists as follows:

ID Name Colour Location
2345 Turner Red Hobart
3523 Lisbon Green Brighton


Applying the Routine Operation TupleAppendFromItem((t.Location)

Will append a row  and set the new (last) row values to the following:

ID Name Colour Location
2345 Turner Red Hobart
3523 Lisbon Green Brighton
1111 {Default} Blue {Default}

 

Note:

  • Column Location and Name will be set to the default column values as there are no item attributes called Location or Name