Editing a Dataset - Amazon QuickSight

Editing a Dataset

You can edit an existing dataset to perform data preparation. For more information about Amazon QuickSight data preparation functionality, see Preparing Data.

You can open a dataset for editing from the Your Data Sets page, or from the analysis page. Editing a dataset from either location modifies the dataset for all analyses that use it.

Editing a Dataset from the Your Data Sets Page

To edit a dataset from the Your Data Sets page, choose the dataset, and then choose Edit Data Set. The dataset opens in the data preparation page.

If you want to create a copy of the dataset, choose Duplicate data set, and enter a name for the copy.

Editing a Dataset from the Analysis Page

Use the following procedure to edit a dataset from the analysis page.

To edit a dataset from the analysis page

  1. On the analysis page, choose the dataset list at the top of the Fields list pane and then choose Edit analysis data sets.

  2. In Data sets in this analysis, choose the dataset you want to edit, and then choose Edit. The dataset opens in the data preparation page.