tags (for Explores)

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This page refers to the tags parameter that is part of an Explore.

tags can also be used as part of a field, described on the tags (for fields) parameter documentation page.

Usage

explore: explore_name {
  tags: ["string1","string2", ...]
}
Hierarchy
tags
Default Value
None

Accepts
Square brackets containing a comma-separated list of strings

Definition

The tags parameter lets you tag an Explore with text strings. These strings are not used by the Looker model but can be passed to other applications, such as API calls. tags can be useful for providing arbitrary metadata about a field to an outside application.

Examples

Adds two text tags, "Confidential" and "Customer Data", to the customer_information Explore.

explore: customer_information {
  tags: ["Confidential", "Customer Data"]
}