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Input/OutputType of ViewNumber of ViewsExamples of Upstream and Downstream SnapsDescription


  • Min: 1
  • Max: 1
  • ELT Select
  • ELT Intersect
The SQL query in which you want to add the LIMIT clause.


  • Min: 1
  • Max: 1
  • ELT Copy
  • ELT Insert-Select

The incoming SQL query with the LIMIT clause. 

Snap Settings

titleSQL Functions and Expressions for ELT

You can use the SQL Expressions and Functions supported for ELT to define your Snap or Account settings with the Expression symbol = enabled, where available. This list is common to all target CDWs supported. You can also use other expressions/functions that your target CDW supports.

Parameter NameData TypeDescriptionDefault ValueExample 
Excerpt Include
File Writer
File Writer
ELT LimitTop 10 Records
Get preview dataCheck box
Multiexcerpt include macro
pageELT Intersect
Not selectedSelected
ELT LimitIntegerRequired. The maximum number of records to be displayed.N/A3
ELT Limit Offset (Not valid for Azure Synapse and Databricks Lakehouse Platform)Integer

The number of rows from the top that you want to skip. If this field is not configured, then the Snap fetches from the first row of records. For example, if you specify 2 here, then the Snap fetches records from the third row up to the number of rows specified in the ELT Limit field.


This Snap does not support applying an ELT Limit Offset (the value in this field is ignored) when fetching data from an Azure Synapse or a Databricks Lakehouse Platform database.