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Add method in IronPython API to export visualization (as-is) to Excel

Currently, the CreateDataWriter method is available to export to Excel (reference); however, this export strips any formatting in the underlying visualization - e.g., Table. Spotfire v14.x offers an in-UI feature to export visualizations, as-is (r...
3 months ago in Spotfire / API / Scripting 0 Future Consideration

Support set the rendertype for customrendertype in ironpython

I'd like to use IronPython to change the axis render types such as ChemDraw and BIOVIADraw maybe seem as the script as below: vc.XAxis.ScaleLabels.SetLevelSettings(renderColumn, ValueRendererTypeIdentifiers.ChemDrawRenderer)
3 months ago in Spotfire / Scripting 0 Future Consideration

Multi-line comments in expression editor

Customer is asking for Multi-line comments in expression editor (custom expression, calculated columns, etc). something like (C#) /* comment here 2nd line 3rd line ... */
8 months ago in Spotfire / Scripting 0 Future Consideration

Programatically change axis title colours

Enalbe users to change axis title colors with IronPython. This would be useful with something like a combination chart to have axis titles and the axis line match the color of the series to increase ease of reading.
8 months ago in Spotfire / Scripting / Visualization 0 Future Consideration

Spotfire to support opening excel files generated by openpyxl

Hi I have a python script where it will export excel using 'openpyxl' library, the exported file is normal excel and cen be opened in excel without issue. But when opened in Spotfire, it will prompt for error tha format is incorrect. I hope this c...
11 months ago in Spotfire / Scripting 0 Future Consideration

Bulk removal of Data Transformations

Scenario Apply different sets of DataTransformations depending on user input - e.g., drop-down selection. Current API only allows removal one step at a time: for op in sourceview.GetAllOperations[DataTransformationsOperation](): if sourceview.CanR...
over 1 year ago in Spotfire / Scripting 0 Future Consideration

Add method to create DataSource via list/array of values.

Scenario Given lists of values - e.g., `set_a` and `set_b` - in the example below, goal is to create a DataTable in .dxp. set_a = [1, 2, 3, 4] set_b = [5, 6, 7, 8] Current Workflow The DataSource Class is created by (1) generating a tab-delimited ...
over 1 year ago in Spotfire / Scripting 0 Future Consideration

add API to terminiate python data function script execution

One of our customers wants to terminiate python script execution on conditions. e.g. if xx > 100: # terminate script execution here. # carry on with other stuffs. We tried with sys.exit() but this will terminate the entire python process hence ...
over 1 year ago in Spotfire / Scripting 1 Future Consideration

Download Containers for Script

Problem Statement There have been many situations where Developers were asked to generate some kind of file dynamically(Formatted Excel, PDF from Data Function, Images generated from scripts, Word Reports etc.). Mostly it is easy to do so, but pro...
almost 2 years ago in Spotfire / Scripting 2 Future Consideration

call another data function inside a data function

Customer wants to call another data function inside a data function. We understand one can package the data function being call and deploy it. However this idea is simply do it inside a analysis. Thanks.
over 2 years ago in Spotfire / Scripting 0 Future Consideration