How do I use Dataset Editor?

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How to open the Dataset Editor


 Please use dataset editor from PC or Mac.

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1. Log in to the file browser and click "Dataset Editor".




2. After the first browser start up, an alert about the operation will be displayed, so click "AGREE".




3. The dataset editor opens.



About the screen


Dataset list screen

1Create a data setCreate a data set directly below "/".#"backup" and "files" dataset can be created.
2UpdateUpdates to the latest information.
3?Open the help page.
4×Close the dataset editor.
5Data set nameDisplays the data set name.#Click the data set name to display detailed information of the data set.# You can create "child data set" of any name under "/ backup" and "/ files".
6SizeDisplays the total capacity of the data set, including the capacity of the child data set.
7Reference sizeIf there is a child data set, the capacity excluding the capacity of the child data set is displayed.
8Snapshot sizeDisplays the snapshot capacity of the data set.
9Snapshot CountDisplays the number of snapshots of the data set.
10Creation date / timeDisplays the creation date and time of the data set.

Dataset detail screen

Click the data set name to display detailed information.


1Compression ratioDisplays the compression ratio of the data set.
2WebDAV connection URLDisplays the destination URL when accessing the data set from WebDAV compatible apps. Save the URL from [COPY] to the clipboard.
Delete the datasetDeletes the dataset.
# "/" and "files" datasets can not be deleted.
# Snapshots and child data sets can not be deleted if they exist.
4Snapshot listA list of saved snapshots is displayed.
5Create a snapshotCreate a snapshot.
# The maximum number of snapshots is 50 per account.
6Snapshot NameDisplays the name of the snapshot.
7Reference sizeDisplays the data set capacity at the time the snapshot was created.
8SizeCapacity released when size snapshot is deleted.
9Creation date / timeDisplays the creation date and time of the snapshot.
10DeleteDeletes the snapshot.
11Creating a child datasetYou can create a dataset under the currently open dataset.
# The maximum number of data sets is 11 per account.

Dataset Editor How to operate

Create a data set (when creating it under [/ files], [/ backup])

Up to 11 data sets can be created including [/].



1. Click the cell of the dataset name for which you want to create a dataset.

Click "Create child data set here". 


(To create a dataset at the top level) 


Click on the "Create Dataset" button in the top left corner of the Data Set Editor.
(At the top of the level, you can create two datasets, "files" and "backup".)

Delete data set

please notes
Deleting a dataset deletes all the data contained in that dataset. This operation cannot be reversed. Please be careful with the operation. Also, if you have child data sets or snapshots, you cannot delete them. You need to delete the child data sets or snapshots beforehand.

delete dateset001

1.Click the data set name cell of the dataset you want to delete and open the detailed information of the dataset.



delete dateset002

2.Click "Delete dataset".



delete dateset003

3.Click "Delete".



delete dateset004

4.The data set is deleted.


*If it is not reflected, please click the "Update" button.


Create a snapshot


create snapshot001

1. To create a snapshot, click on the desired cell in the dataset to open its detailed information.



create snapshot002

2.Click the "Create Snapshot" button.



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3.Enter the snapshot name and click the "Create" button.

*Use half-width alphanumeric characters "." "_" "-" for the snapshot name is acceptable. *The snapshot name can be up to 64 characters.



create snapshot004

4. A snapshot is created.


*If it is not reflected, please click the "Update" button.

 please note
When the remaining capacity decreases, the snapshot is automatically deleted by the system.

Delete snapshot

delete snapshot001

1. In the dataset, click the desired name cell you wish to delete to open detailed information regarding the dataset.



delete snapshot002

2. Click the "Delete" button of the snapshot you want to delete.



delete snapshot003

3. Click the "Delete" button.



delete snapshot004

4.The snapshot is deleted.


*If it is not reflected, please click the "Update" button.