Export Texts


Export Texts


The export of data is the final step in an analysis workflow. The analysis is performed and the result must to be exported to an additional data format for presentation or visualisation. Or, Sympathy for Data has been used for data management, where data from different source has been gathered and merged into a joint structure that can be exported to different data format.

There exists export from the following internal data types:

The export nodes can also be used for storing partial results on disk. The stored data can be reimplemented further ahead in the workflow by connecting the outgoing datasources to an import node.

The export nodes are all based on the use of plugins, the same structure as the import nodes. Each supported data format has its own plugin, and may also have a specific GUI settings.

Export of Texts to the following file formats are supported:
  • Text

Opposite node



Input ports



Texts to be exported


0 - 1, [datasource]

External filenames

Output ports



Datasources of exported files

Exporter (active_exporter)

Select data format exporter. Each data format has its own exporter with its own special configuration, see exporter information. The selection of exporter do also suggest filename extension.

Output directory (directory)

Select the directory where to export the files.

Filename (filename)

Filename without extension.

class node_export_text.ExportTexts[source]


Example flows