Block Group: String Operations
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The Split block separates an input string into pieces, as defined by a delimiter, and returns the pieces as rows in an output table.

For information on using dataflow blocks, see Dataflow.

Input/Output Properties

The following properties of the Split block can take input and give output.

  • input (string)
  • separator (string)

input specifies the string to separate into pieces.

separator specifies the character or string that separates the pieces.

Output Property

The following property of the Split block can give output but cannot take input.

  • output (table)

output returns a table that contains the pieces of the input string as rows.


The following image shows an example of the Split block. In this example, pieces are delimited by commas (,). The output table is also shown in the image.

Split block example