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XLS Sheet Properties

Continental Nodes for KNIME version 1.2.0.v202005250952 by Continental

The XLS Sheet Properties node changes sheet properties, such as freeze, auto-filter, hidden columns, or hidden rows.

This node defines a formatting instruction only which needs to be written to an xlsx file via the XLS Formatter (apply) node subsequently.


Tag Selection

applies to tag (single tag only)
Tag in your input table for which the formatting of this node should be applied to.

Sheet Properties

freeze sheet at tagged cell
Freeze your sheet at a specific cell (more precisely: at its top-left corner) identified via a tag in the control table. Note that the tag may occur more than once in the control table. In this case, the top-left-most occurrence is used.
set auto-filter for tagged cell range
Set an auto-filter for a range based on a single rectangular range of a matching tag in the control table.
hide columns of tagged cells
Hide the columns from your sheet based on a matching tag in any of the columns' cells.
hide rows of tagged cells
Hide the rows from your sheet based on a matching tag in any of the rows' cells.

Input Ports

XLS Control Table holding tags that define which cells of the sheet to format.
The XLS Formatter input port potentially holding previous formatting instructions that the instructions of this node shall be added to.

Output Ports

The XLS Formatter output port holding the collected formatting instructions including the added formatting information from this node.

Best Friends (Incoming)

Best Friends (Outgoing)



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