This page refers to the
descriptionparameter that is part of an Explore.
descriptioncan also be used as part of a field, described on the
description(for fields) parameter documentation page.
descriptioncan also be used as part of a dashboard, described on the Dashboard parameters documentation page.
description: "Description I Want"
description enables you to add information about the Explore to the UI, so users can get additional information while creating reports. For example, here is a
description is added to an Explore, users can see the description by hovering over the information icon next to the Explore name at the top of the field picker:
Users can also use the same information icon in the drop-down list of Explores:
If you do not explicitly add a
description to an Explore, no description will be shown.
Add a description to an Explore named User: