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how to hide a column from report UI in flat form and yet retrieve the value from getCell()

sushma asked on July 19, 2018

I have a requirement to hide a column from displaying on UI and in the fields filter popup , but in the code i want to retrieve the hidden column value using getCell(). Could you please help here.

1 answer

Ian Sadovy Ian Sadovy Flexmonster July 19, 2018

Hello Sushma,
Thank you for the question.
You can use `id` data type for this:

  • in CSV, add `id+` prefix to the header (docs)
  • in JSON, define `id` type (docs)

Please let us know if you have any further questions.

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