Swapping column content - 6.5

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Data Quality and Preparation > Cleansing data

In the case where the content of two columns has been inverted, you can use the Swap columns function.

This function allows you to swap the data contained in two columns without having to rename the columns and modify their type.


  1. Click one of the columns with the incorrect data.
  2. In the Functions panel, type Swap columns.
  3. In the drop down list, select the name of the column with which you want to swap the data.
  4. Click Submit.


The content of the two columns have been swapped.