Starting and stopping crawlers

On starting a crawler, metadata from a data lake is crawled into your data source. Similarly, when a crawler is stopped, the metadata is stopped from being crawled into your data source.

Start Crawlers

To start crawlers from crawling metadata, do the following:

  1. Click the Data Source tab from the Data Sources page.

  2. Click the vertical ellipsis icon in the selected data source card.

  3. Click Start Crawler. A pop-up message "Crawler Running Successfully" is displayed.

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Stop Crawlers

To stop crawlers from crawling metadata, do the following:

  1. Click the Data Source tab from the Data Sources page.
  2. Click the vertical ellipsis icon in the selected data source card.
  3. Click Stop Crawler. A pop-up message "Crawler Stop Successful" is displayed. stop crawlers

Restart Crawlers

To restart a crawler, do the following:

  1. Click the Data Source tab from the Data Sources page.

  2. Click the vertical ellipsis icon in the selected data source card.

  3. Click Restart Crawler. A pop-up message "Crawler Restart Successful" is displayed.

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