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Files to Binary Objects

KNIME File Handling Nodes version 4.2.1.v202008251158 by KNIME AG, Zurich, Switzerland

This node loads the files referenced by the input table into binary objects and will add them to the table.


URI column
Column with the path to the files.
Append or replace
Does append the new column to the table.
Does replace the selected column with the new column.
New column name
Name for the appended column.

Input Ports

Table that contains an URI column. The files referenced will be loaded as binary objects.

Output Ports

Input table with the binary objects added. The binary object column will either be appended to the table or will replace the URI column, depending on the set settings.

Best Friends (Incoming)

Best Friends (Outgoing)



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