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Copying table syntax
You can copy the structure of a table (the syntax for the variables on the side and top of the table) and paste it into another table, using the Table Syntax pane.
Using this method copies only the structure of the table. To copy the entire table, including the description and any table properties or filters, see Copying a table.
To copy the table syntax
1 If the Table Syntax pane is not visible, click View > Table Syntax, or press Alt+7.
2 In the Tables pane, select the table you want to copy from.
3 Click Edit > Copy, or press Ctrl+C, or click the Copy toolbar button This graphic is described in the surrounding text..
4 Select the table you want to copy to, or press Ctrl+T to create a new table.
5 Click in the Table Syntax pane, and then press Ctrl+V.
6 Click Apply.
See also
Advanced table definitions