How to delete a data set

Following these steps will delete the data set from the platform

This article describes how to delete a data set from the platform.

Consult the Manage data in a project article if you only want to remove a data set from a project.

Step 1: Navigate to the 'Data sets overview' page

by clicking on the Data sets button in the left navigation bar

Step 2: Find the data set you want to delete

The data sets overview page lists all the data sets to which you have access.

Figure 1. The Data sets overview page

There are 3 tabs to select data sets from:

Figure 2. The Data sets three tabs
  • PROJECT DATA SETS: shows the data sets that are currently included in the active project, if any

  • YOUR DATA SETS: lists all the data sets in your account created by any member of your team. This includes both the data sets included in the current active project, and ones which aren’t included.

  • SAMPLE DATA SETS: these are example data sets that you can use in your own projects.

Find the card of the data set you want to delete.

Use the search box at the top of the page

To make it easier to find the data set you are looking for, you can:

  • Use the search box at the top of the page to filter the list.

  • And/or use the sort button next to the search box to sort the data sets alphabetically on their name

Step 3: Press the 'Delete' button on the data set card

Press the delete button in the right bottom corner of the data set card.

Figure 3. The Data set card

A confirmation dialog will be shown as deleting a data set cannot be undone.

Figure 4. The confirmation dialog