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Tile Tool

The Tile tool assigns a value (tile) based on ranges in the data. It does this based on the user specifying one of 5 methods.

Two fields are appended to the data. Tile number is the assigned tile of the record. Tile sequence number is the record number of the record's position within the Tile.

Configuration Properties

Choose the tile method from the drop down list. Choices include: Equal Sum, Equal Records, Smart Tile, Unique Value and Manual.

Grouping Fields

The Tile tool supports tiling records based on a group field. This setting is optional and is available for all Tiling Methods described above. By selecting a Group or Groups of fields, a series of tiles will be generated for every record within the specified group.