To add new columns to your sheet or table, click on the (+) icon on the right-hand side of the Data Editor. You can add different types of columns to your table, depending on your data.
To delete a column, click on the drop-down button to the right side of the column name and click on "Delete".
To rename a column, click on the drop-down button to the right of the column header and click on "Edit". You can edit the column's name from there or even edit other properties such as column type.
You can reorder columns by dragging the column header towards the right or left side.
The Find All Uses option allows you to locate all the areas in your app where a specific column is in use. You can locate which computed columns, components, and screens contain your chosen column.
Click on the "go/arrow" button to jump to that specific column, component, or screen.
If you're in a column dropdown menu and want to quickly jump to that column in the Data Editor, you can click the arrow next to the column's name.
You can group columns to better manage them in dropdown menus.
To set this up, just rename the columns with the group name, a slash and then the column name
Group/Column . For example
If your group names have emojis at the start, these will show up instead as the Group Icon.
To duplicate a column, click on the drop-down button to the right of the column header and click on "Duplicate". This will allow you to build more efficiently and quicker.
The Layout area of Glide has its own mini Data Editor, which we call the Data Tab. Instead of showing you all your apps data, the Data Tab just shows you the data for the current screen – which can be very useful. You can read more about it here.
Data Tab not only allows us to access our data faster, but it also allows us to drag and drop data from the
Data Tab straight into our
Layout. To do this, click and hold the 'Column title' and drag it into the 'Layout' as shown below.