All data sources in Panoply allow you to select which fields from your source data you do not want to be imported into your Panoply database.
The Exclude feature is located under the Advanced options of every data source. You specify one or more fields that you want to exclude during the data collection. Each time you add one to the list, an additional line for the next field appears. You can also exclude nested data using the dot notation.
In the example below, the fields
ssn, and the nested field
address.zip are excluded during data collection.
However, you can't exclude system or metadata columns such as
Note that the exclude list affects all the selected resources. To exclude a field from only one of the selected resources, you need to split the data source into multiple data sources and have the desired exclude configuration for each of them.