Special Types

Hardik Chheda Updated by Hardik Chheda

When you load the dataset, the Prepare tab loads the data in a tabular format. Each column in the table displays the data in it's default type.

However, you can change this default type of the column to a special type. The special types helps you searching the column data based on different countries, states, cities, maps.

  1. On the dataset Edit page, click the column header and select Special Type.
  2. From the Special Types menu, select the the type that you want to set for the column.
    You can find different special types based on the type of column that you select.
    Column type: String

    Column type: Integer

    Column type: Timestamp

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