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Adjusting Column Lengths

TraceyA
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Adjusting Column Lengths

Hi, I'm importing a dataset which is defaulting to the maximum column length. I've amended these in the schema however when I create a prepare recipe it does not carry forward, is there any easy way to do this?

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AlexT
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Hi Tracy,

Since the Prepare recipe is creating a new dataset it will default back to the max value for that database. You will need to change this in the output dataset schema. 

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We are looking at ways to improve this as mentioned in this thread:

https://community.dataiku.com/t5/Using-Dataiku/DSS-visual-recipes-defaulting-to-max-column-length-wi... 

Kind Regards,

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