The Metadata Table panel shows the data that was uploaded as a spreadsheet (usually CSV) either at initial upload or during addition of more data tables using the add panel tool.
The look of the Data Table can be formatted and sorted, and the table can be used to select (highlight) data on other panels or filter data on other panels.
To hide a column, you can either click on the
or uncheck the column in the Columns configuration menu (lozenge)
To show a column, the Columns lozenge and re-check the column's checkbox.
width icon will automatically set the width of the column to fit the contents. For columns with a lot of text this will expand the column enabling all the data to be viewed, and for columns with short headers and values, this will shrink the column.
Column order can be manually changed. Hover over the left side of the column name, and when the hand icon appears, click and drag the column right or left to the desired location.
The density of the rows can be altered by clicking on the density lozenge
which brings up the following dialog
AZ button sorts rows in ascending order
ZA button sorts rows in descending order
To select (highlight) data across other panels by using the data table, click in the checkboxes on the left side of a row.
Any column in the data can be used to filter the data visualised on all panels. To filter by a column, hover over the column name in the metadata table header, and click on the
filter icon. This will bring up a dialog box with options for filtering the data, depending on what kind of field the column is.
Conditions are dependent on the type of column. Choose the condition and the value to apply as the filter.
To filter the column by selecting one or more specific values from the dataset, click on filter by values
- Search for specific text (or scroll)
- Select those values you want to include