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Refine by Resource Type

You can search for assets based on specific data sources.

The Resource Type Filter

You can select All from the Resource Type list to specify that the search is applicable to all the data source types.

Adding Resource Types

By default, Enterprise Data Catalog does not display all the data sources in the Resource Type list. You can add data sources that are not displayed to the Source list. You can then use these sources to refine your search.
  1. 1. Click Add.
  2. 2. Start typing the name of the data source in the box. A list of matching data sources appears.
  3. 3. Select the data source that you want. Enterprise Data Catalog refreshes the search results based on the type of selected data source.

Viewing all the Resource Types

You can view all the data source types that are not listed in the Resource Type list. You can then add the required data source types to the Resource Type list and refine your search.
  1. 1. Click Show All. The Select Resource Type dialog box appears.
  2. Note: The Show All option appears if the number of resource types is more than five in the catalog.
  3. 2. Select the required data sources from the Name column.
  4. 3. Click OK. Enterprise Data Catalog refreshes the search results based on the type of selected data source.