Metadata extracted from ASCII file header lines can be inserted into a text label in the following way:
The Insert Info Variables dialog box will list variables extracted during ASCII file import. You can choose and insert variables in three ways:
If you do not select either the Insert as Link or the Insert as "Property = Value" check boxes, the value of the variable will be inserted as literal text.
Select this box to insert "variable name = value" into the text label .
Metadata variables can be listed in the Script Window by typing the command:
In addition to incorporating them into text labels, you can use these variables as input in some X-Functions, including in dialog boxes. You can also view worksheet metadata by right-clicking in the gray area to the right of the worksheet columns and choosing Show Organizer. Expand the page.info branch and look for USER.VARIABLES. These will be listed in the pane to the right. Right-click on a variable name to Copy Node Path and paste to the appropriate field in an X-Function dialog box.
Metadata extracted from ASCII file header lines can be viewed and copied in the Workbook Organizer. You can copy and paste metadata in the following way: