Ensure that data sources have been successfully added or uploaded before you create a dataset.

Background information

For more information about how to add and import a data source, see Create a cloud data source, Create a data source from external database, and Upload local files.


  1. Log on to the Quick BI console.
  2. Click Data Source to enter the Data Sources page.
  3. On the right side of this page, select a table.
  4. Click Create Dataset next to the table as the following figure shows.

    After you create a dataset, you are automatically directed to the Datasets page. The newly created dataset is labeled with the New icon. This helps you quickly find the newly created dataset.