Action: New Column

These are the input types for the parameter associated with a New Column action within a Quick Query.

Parameter: Value

Input Type Description
Text,Required The user is required to type a value expression into a text field.
Text,Opt Out The user may type a value expression into a text field. The field is initially filled in. If the user clears it, no column is created.
Text,Opt In The user may type a value expression into a text field. The field is initially blank. If the user leaves it blank, no column is created.
Dropdown,Required The user is required to choose a column via a drop-down selection box. The new column will have the same values as the selected column.
Dropdown,Opt Out The user may choose a column via a drop-down selection box. The new column will have the same values as the selected column. The selection box is initially shown with a column selected, but the user may clear it. If the user clears it (i.e., chooses no column), no column is created.
Dropdown,Opt In The user may choose a column via a drop-down selection box. The new column will have the same values as the selected column. The selection box is initially shown with no column selected. If the user leaves it blank (i.e., chooses no column), no column is created.