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hanxu95
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Creat mutiple columns based on a column from another table

Hey guys!

 

I want to create mutiple columns in the first table with headers from the colunmn "tag_name" in table 2 
(like "1940s", "american", "funky", etc.), and then check whether the column "tags" in table 1 contain it. If yes, fill 1, if no, leave it blank. TIs there any way I can fast import the colunmn "tag_name" in table 2 as the column headers in table 1? If not, is there any fast way I can use the words from column "tags" in table 1 to create new columns and check whether "tags" contain it? I know that I can use "conditional column" button under "Add Column" but I can only create one new column at once and I have 115 tags here.

 

Thank you in advanced!

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v-juanli-msft
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Hi @hanxu95 

Do you want to compare all rows in "tag_name" to the each row in "tag",

If the value of one row in "tag_name" can be found in one row in "tag", get a column which is 1 for this row.

 

Is my understanding correct?

 

Best Regards
Maggie

 

Community Support Team _ Maggie Li
If this post helps, then please consider Accept it as the solution to help the other members find it more quickly.

Hi Maggie,

 

Do you have any idea how I can do it?

Hi @v-juanli-msft ,

 

Thank you so much for your reply! That's correct!

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