import()

The import( function returns a line or element of imported data. This function works in conjunction with repetitive operations like importtext, arrayfilter(, characterfilter( etc.


Parameters

No parameters.


Description

The import( function always returns a text type data item. Using this function you can process and re-arrange the data as it is being imported.

When it is used with the rearrange option of the importtext statement, the import( function returns the contents of the line that is currently being imported. When it is used with a repetitive operations (for example arrayfilter(, characterfilter(, etc.) the import( function returns the individual element currently being processed.

When it is used at any other time, the import( function generates an error message.


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History

VersionStatusNotes
10.0No ChangeCarried over from Panorama 6.0