Create a variable

The Variables dialog is accessible:

To create a variable, click the New Variable button.


Then select the type of variable you want to create:


Starting from line

You can choose at what line to start using your File and List-type variables.

Enter the line number in the Starting from line field.


File and List-type variables may be populated using predefined datasets.

Datasets are organized by themes and countries: zip codes, family names, country names, street names, female first names, male first names, and street types.

Value change policy

All variables (except CurrentDate) may define a value change policy. This is sometimes referred to as a variable lifetime.

Value distribution policy

A variable value distribution has three available settings: