For each recipe in Flow View, you can review or edit its steps or create new recipes altogether. You can also create references to the recipe, modify outputs, and create new recipes off of the recipe.

Recipes in the Canvas

Recipe icon

Icon context menu

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

Recipes flagged for review

You can flag a step or steps in a recipe that requires additional review. Whenever you flag steps or a reference dataset for review, the flow view page is highlighted with a warning icon on each recipe and reference dataset node.

NOTE: A recipe that has steps flagged for review cannot be executed. Additional limitations are placed on editing the recipe when some steps are flagged. For more information, see Flag for Review.


If you hover the mouse over any recipe and click the warning indicator, the corresponding step that has pending for review icon is highlighted in the Details panel.

Recipe icon indicator

NOTE: The Flow View page header summarizes the total number of flagged steps and recipes that are pending for review.

Recipe Details

When you select a recipe:

Recipe view

NOTE: If you flag a step for review, the corresponding step is highlighted with a warning icon and displayed in the Details panel. The warning icon in the Details panel header shows the total count of steps that are pending review.

Details options

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

Recipe tab

Preview the first steps in the recipe.

Key Fields:

Data tab

Preview the data as reflected by the recipe.

NOTE: To render this data preview, some of the data must be loaded, and all steps in the recipe must be executed to generate the preview. Some delays may be expected.

Key Fields:

Target tab

When a target has been assigned for this recipe, you can review its schema information in the Target tab. This tab appears only after a target has been assigned to the recipe.

To remove the current target, select Remove Target from the context menu.


For more information, see Overview of Target Schema Mapping.