Parse text from a vertical file

In discovery patterns, you can use the Vertical file parsing strategy to parse text into variables for vertical files.

Procedure

  1. On the Identification or Connectivity Sections form for parse operations, select the Vertical file parsing strategy.
  2. Fill in the fields, as appropriate.
    Field Description
    Separators for Specify the separators used between sections, lines, and columns.
    Set variables as
    • Table: Select this option if the target table contains multiple columns.
    • List: Select this option for a single string (scalar).
    Target Table Specify the target table name.
  3. To end the discovery process if no results are found, select the If not found check box.

What to do next

Finalize a pattern