reference dataset is a reference to a recipe's output, which can been added to a flow other than the one where the recipe is located.

Create reference dataset

Click the plus icon next to the recipe and select Create Reference Dataset.

NOTE:  A reference dataset is a read-only object in the flow where it is referenced. A reference dataset must be created in the source flow from the recipe to use. For more information, see View for Recipes .

Reference Dataset icon in source flow

Icon context menu

The following options are available when you right-click the reference dataset:

Details options

The following options are available in the details context menu when you select a reference dataset. 


Reference Dataset view

The following fields appear in the right panel.

Key Fields:

Used In: Indicates the number of flows where the reference appears. If this number is greater than one, click More details to review the flows. See Dataset Details Page.

More details: Review details on the flows where the dataset is used. See Dataset Details Page.

Add reference dataset in another flow

After you have created a reference dataset, you can use it other flows. 

Options:

Reference Dataset icon in another flow

Icon context menu

The following menu options are available when you select the plus icon next to the dataset:

Details options

The following options are available in the details context menu when you select the reference dataset.

Tip: You can also right-click the reference dataset to view all the menu options.


View for referenced dataset in a new flow


NOTE: Reference datasets marked with a red dot no longer have a source dataset for them in the other flow. These upstream dependencies should be fixed. See Fix Dependency Issues.

The following fields appear in the right panel.

Key Fields:

Source Flow: Flow that contains the dataset. Click the link to open the Flow View page for that dataset.