What does exploding my parsing rule do?

The explode parsing rule button will appear when a parsing rule returns multiple columns of table data:

Most users don't want the header rows in their table data as this would repeat each time in their output - to combat this after extracting the relevant table data, the explode parsing rule button will allow you to expand that parsing rule into as many rules as there are columns in the rule, which allows you to name the parsing rules (and thus the header columns in your output):

Exploding the rule will create 4 individual rules per the sample above:

Now both your file download or webhook will include the headers in the parsed data as the name of the parsing rule handles this:

If you have any questions or run into trouble setting this up please reach out at support@docparser.com and we'll be happy to help :)

Did this answer your question? Thanks for the feedback There was a problem submitting your feedback. Please try again later.

Still need help? Contact Us Contact Us