Importing metadata columns

The metadata table structure can be set up to match an existing CSV or Excel file. By clicking the button Setup Structure from File, a dialog is displayed as shown in figure 3.11.

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Figure 3.11: Dialog used to import columns into a Metadata Table.

You need to specify the following information before importing the columns:

After import, the table should reflect the newly imported columns, and you need to specify the types of the individual columns, as described in the previous section (Editing metadata columns), or delete any columns not needed (for instance formula columns in spreadsheets).