View activity is a feature that allows users to keep a tab
of all the actions or operations performed on the data entity.
Actions like, Create, Run, Settings Update, Job run, Queries Update can all be tracked through this feature. It thus provides a timeline of all the activity that has been performed, allowing users to revisit the old settings or queries.
Activity : Explanations & Feature Walkthrough
It is available for all Data Entities, SQL Transforms, Dashboards, SQL Explore, and Reports. This helps in retrieving the old queries whenever needed.
View Activity Option
In View activity page, the filters can be used to see activity as needed. Activity can be filtered based on date, type of activity (create, run, update, etc.) & the users who perform the activity.
View Activity Page
Click on More in the Props Column, to view the details. It shows the details related to the settings that may have been edited. The changes made in the script are also visible, which comes in handy when retrieving the older queries.
Showing the Changes in the SQL Queries