Keywords used in the FlowJo workspace, are valuable annotation embedded in FCS data files. You can utilize them to sort and filter samples based on their annotation characteristics. These keywords are combined with groups to effectively subset analyses into components.

Add Keyword

Clicking this icon allows the user to create a new attribute/value pair for all samples in the workspace.

Working With Keywords in the Workspace
Adding keywords – Sorting – Editing Keywords

Create group from keyword value

Construct a new group for each unique value of the selected keyword.

Create keyword value series

After selecting a cell in a keyword column, click this icon to open a dialog box in which you are able to set the initial keyword value and increment it as you wish over subsequent data entries.
How to Create a Value Series
A way to create patterns in your dataset to speed production of analysis…

Copy value to group

Apply this keyword value to all members of the current group.