Associated with each recipe is one or more outputs. These publishing destinations can be configured through the context panel in Flow View. Through outputs, you can execute and track jobs for the related recipe.

Output icon

In the context panel, the following options are available:

Run: Click Run to queue for immediate execution a job for the manual destinations. You can track the progress and results of this task through the Jobs tab. 

In the context menu:

Delete Output: Remove this output from the flow. This operation cannot be undone. Removing an output does not remove the jobs associated with the output. You can continue working with those executed jobs. See Jobs Page.

Jobs tab

Jobs tab

Each entry in the Jobs tab identifies a job that has been Queued, Completed, or In Progress for the selected output. You can track the progress, success, or failure of execution.  If you have executed no jobs yet, the Jobs tab is empty.

For the latest job:

You can also view the previous jobs that have been executed for the selected output.

Tip: When you hover the mouse over a job link, you can review details of the job in progress. For more information, see Overview of Job Monitoring.

When a job has finished execution, click the link to the job to view results. 


For a job, you can do the following:

Click the job link to view the results of your completed job. For more information, see Job Details Page.

View Dataflow Job: View the job on . If the job failed, you can review error information through .

View on BigQuery: This option is available if you executed the job on BigQuery.

Manual Settings tab

The Manual Settings tab contains configured outputs for manual execution of jobs through the application interface.

Manual Settings tab


Environment: The running environment where the job is configured to be executed.

Profiling: If profiling is enabled for this destination, this value is set to yes.

Ignore recipe errors: When enabled, non-fatal errors encountered in a recipe during job execution are ignored. These errors are available for review in the Job Details page. 

For more information on these settings, see  Run Job Page.

Publishing actions:

For the manual destination, this section outlines any additional publishing actions to be taken when generating the output.

Location: Full path to the target location.If output parameters have been created for the destination, you can review their names in the path. For more information, see Overview of Parameterization.

SQL scripts:

NOTE: The SQL Scripts feature may need to be enabled in your environment by an administrator.

Before or after a job, you can specify one or more SQL scripts to execute. These scripts can be used for tasks like staging data for job execution or to updating an audit table on job execution. For more information, see SQL Scripts Panel.

Scheduled Settings tab

If a schedule has been defined for the flow, you can define a separate set of destinations, which are populated whenever the schedule is triggered and the associated recipe is successfully executed. If any input datasets are missing, the job is not run.

NOTE: The Scheduling feature may need to be enabled in your environment by an administrator.

Scheduled Settings tab

NOTE: Flow collaborators cannot modify publishing destinations.

See Add Schedule Dialog.

For more information, see Overview of Automator.