# 1.1.8 OA_Col-Setting

## Contents

### Description

Set Column data types and labels.

Minimum Version Required: Origin 8.5 SR0

### Controls and Indicators

 Origin.Column is a reference to Origin.Column. Type is the designation of the column. It must be one of the following values: COLTYPE_NO_CHANGE = -1 COLTYPE_Y = 0 COLTYPE_NONE = 1 COLTYPE_ERROR = 2 COLTYPE_X = 3 COLTYPE_LABEL = 4 COLTYPE_Z = 5 COLTYPE_X_ERROR = 6 COLTYPE_GROUP = 7 COLTYPE_SUBJECT = 8  The default value is COLTYPE_NO_CHANGE. DataFormat is the data type of the column. It must be one of the following values: DF_NO_CHANGE =-1 DF_DOUBLE =0 DF_TEXT =1 DF_TIME = 2 DF_DATE = 3 DF_TEXT_NUMERIC = 9 DF_FLOAT = 32 DF_SHORT = 33 DF_LONG =34 DF_CHAR =35 DF_BYTE = 38 DF_USHORT = 39 DF_ULONG =40 DF_COMPLEX = 41  The default value is DF_NO_CHANGE. LongName is a string of LongName set to the Column. Units is a string of Unit set to the Column. Comments is a string of comment set to the Column. Error In contains error information that occur before this VI or function runs. Origin.Column is a reference to Origin.Column. Error Out contains error information.