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SREEJAYAN cheri

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Apologies, if this already been shared.

This is my need: I need to have a query screen with two buttons, (something like an ID and Name). The User will input value into either of them, and I need to get the matching records from a base table( Data Table in Spotfire).

Would be of great help, if someone can point to similar postings, or if you have done it would be great if you can share it.

Thanks in advance

Sree

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First, the title of your question is really too vague :D

Secondly, below there is the code to get the values of the *filtered* values in a given column:

from Spotfire.Dxp.Data import *

 

main_table_name = "Data Table" # or whatever the name of your table is

 

def get_column_values(column_name, filtering_scheme_name = "Filtering scheme"):

"""

Gets the filtered (by the filtering scheme) values in the column.

"""

 

# Specify the data table used in Spotfire

dataTable = Document.Data.Tables[main_table_name]

 

# Get a reference to the specified filtering scheme on the data table above

dataFilteringSelection = Document.Data.Filterings[filtering_scheme_name]

filteringScheme = Document.FilteringSchemes[dataFilteringSelection]

filterCollection = filteringScheme[dataTable]

 

# Filtered rows based on the scheme above

filteredRows = filterCollection.FilteredRows

 

# Specify the column in the data table to get the values

myColCursor = DataValueCursor.CreateFormatted(dataTable.Columns[column_name])

 

column_data = []

 

# Iterate over the filtered rows

for row in dataTable.GetRows(filteredRows, myColCursor):

# cursorValue will now contain the value for the column at the current row position

cursorValue = myColCursor.CurrentValue

column_data.append(cursorValue)

 

return column_data

 

 

Once you have this, you can create a list of lists containing all the rows that you would like. So, if you want the columns "ID", "Name" and, for example, "Age", you can create this list by doing

data = list(zip(get_column_values("ID"), get_column_values("Name"), get_column_values("Age")))Then, you can retrieve the document properties to which you attached the two inputs in your text area, like so:

id = Document.Properties["ID"]

name = Document.Properties["Name"]and you can filter the "data" list by doing

filtered_data = [elem for elem in data if elem[0] == id and elem[1] == name]Now filtered data contains all the rows with the given id and name.

If you only want to find one, you can also do

selected = next(elem for elem in data if elem[0] == id and elem[1] == name, None)You'll get the first row with the given "id" and "name", or None if no such row exists.

 

I hope that helps.

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