Table.FillDown

Table.FillDown

Propagates the value of a previous cell to the null-valued cells below in the column.

function (table as table, columns as list) as table

Description

Returns a table from the table specified where the value of a previous cell is propagated to the null-valued cells below in the columns specified.

Category

Table.Transformation

Examples

Return a table with the null values in column [Place] filled with the value above them from the table.

Table.FillDown(Table.FromRecords({[Place=1, Name="Bob"], [Place=null, Name="John"], [Place=2, Name="Brad"], [Place=3, Name="Mark"], [Place=null, Name="Tom"], [Place=null, Name="Adam"]}), {"Place"})

Table.FromRecords({[Place=1,Name="Bob"],[Place=1,Name="John"],[Place=2,Name="Brad"],[Place=3,Name="Mark"],[Place=3,Name="Tom"],[Place=3,Name="Adam"]})