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getColByName method

Information noteSTABLE.

This API is reliable and breaking changes are unlikely.


Gets the column number for a given field name.

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Version state Details
Introduced 2.1



Type: String

Field name.


Column number, starting with zero. Undefined if no column with that name exists.


var table = qlik.table( this );
var colNumber = table.getColByName('Closed cases');

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