Advanced Columns has a Transforms system in place that allows you to switch to an Advanced Columns block from different pre-existing blocks, without losing data and keep your content.

When switching from a different block to Advanced Columns, the transform recreates the layout built using the previously used block, and put it in a grid context, correctly applying the default gap value you’ve defined for you install.

The following transforms are available for Columns blocks in Advanced Columns:

Block types you can migrate from:

  • Core Columns
  • Core Group
  • Grids section

Block types you can migrate to:

  • Core Columns