Decomposes a path feature into its component segments.

Note that for an input feature to be affected, its geometry itself must be a path; that is, areas whose boundaries are paths and aggregates containing paths will be unaffected.  The GeometryCoercer, DonutHoleExtractor, and Deaggregator may be used to prepare the geometries input to this transformer.

Each output feature will contain a copy of the source feature's attributes. Non-path input features will be output untouched.


Editing Transformer Parameters

Using a set of menu options, transformer parameters can be assigned by referencing other elements in the workspace. More advanced functions, such as an advanced editor and an arithmetic editor, are also available in some transformers. To access a menu of these options, click beside the applicable parameter. For more information, see Transformer Parameter Menu Options.

Defining Values

There are several ways to define a value for use in a Transformer. The simplest is to simply type in a value or string, which can include functions of various types such as attribute references, math and string functions, and workspace parameters. There are a number of tools and shortcuts that can assist in constructing values, generally available from the drop-down context menu adjacent to the value field.

Dialog Options - Tables

Transformers with table-style parameters have additional tools for populating and manipulating values.

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