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ThoughtSpot

Start a new search

Overview

Explains what the feature is or what its benefits are to the user or customer.

Feature

Starting a new ThoughtSpot search is simple, like starting a new Google search.

To start a new search:
  1. Click Search on the top navigation bar. You can also click Search your data at the top of the home page.

    Figure: Start a new search

  2. Choose your sources by clicking Choose Sources.

    Figure: Choose sources menu

    Tip: To see details of all of the data, click Explore all data.
    1. Filter through all available sources by using the search bar or stickers.
    2. Select your sources.
    3. Click Done.
  3. Add columns to the search bar, or double click columns in the Data column in the left panel. The columns listed in the left panel are grouped together by data sources for discoverability and ease of access.
    Tip: You can also add multiple columns at once by clicking each column to select it, and then click + Add Columns.

    Figure: Add multiple columns at once

    Your search is given an automatic title based on your search columns, and is displayed as either a table or chart, depending on how it is best represented. You can change the view to fit your needs.
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