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Release 7.1.2



In the Library page, you can review your imported and reference datasets. 

Figure: Library Page

To create a new imported dataset, click Import Data. See Import Data Page.

For large relational datasets, you can monitor the import process through the Library page.

  • During the import process, you can hover over the icon for a pending dataset to track status.
  • Click the icon for additional details. See Dataset Details Page.

NOTE: This feature may require enablement in your deployment. See Configure JDBC Ingestion.

For more information, see Overview of Job Monitoring.

Filter by type:

Click one of the pre-defined filters to show datasets of the following types:

All Objects: All imported datasets or references available to the current user.

Imported Datasets: Datasets that you have imported into Designer Cloud Enterprise Edition.

  • The Source column indicates where the original source data is located.

  • You can also access datasets that were imported through a configured connection. For more information, see Connections Page.

References: Objects that you have created from your recipes that can be referenced in another flow as a dataset.

Filter by ownership:

For the selected object type, you can filter based on the ownership of the object:

  • All: All objects of the selected type to which you have access.
  • Owned by me: All objects of the selected type that you own.
  • Shared with me: All objects of the type that have been shared with you.


  • Name: Name of the object.
  • In Flows: Count of flows in which the object is in use. 
  • Source: Flow or datastore where the object is located.
  • Last Updated: Timestamp of the last time that the object was modified.


  • Browse: If displayed, use the page browsing controls to explore the available objects.
  • Search: To search object names, enter a string in the search bar. Results are highlighted immediately in the Library page.
  • Sort: Click a column header to sort the display by the column's entries.

Object Actions:

Hover over an object to reveal these actions on the right side of the screen.

  • Details: Review details about the dataset. See Dataset Details Page.
  • Preview: Inspect a preview of the dataset.

    NOTE: Preview is not available for binary format sources.

  • Wrangle in New Flow: (Imported dataset only) You can create a new flow and begin immediately wrangling the dataset. This step also creates a recipe in the flow.
  • Add to Flow: Add the dataset to a new or existing flow.
  • Make a copy: Create a copy of the imported dataset. This option is not available for reference datasets. 

  • Edit name and description: Change the name and description of the dataset.
  • Delete Dataset: Delete the dataset.

    Deleting a dataset cannot be undone.

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