Editing and Deleting an Entity Type

Editing Entity Type Name and Description

Depending on your user role and permissions, you can modify an entity type's name and description.

To edit an entity type:

  1. Navigate to Studio.
  2. Select the entity type tile.
  3. In the Entity Type page, go to Settings gear icongear icon.
  4. Modify the name and description as needed.
  5. Select Save.

Deleting an Entity Type

Only the user who created an entity type can delete it.

importantimportant Important: Deleting an entity type permanently removes the entity type from Tamr Cloud.

To delete an entity type:

  1. Navigate to Studio.
  2. On the entity type tile, select More more vertical iconmore vertical icon.
  3. From the More menu, select Delete trash icontrash icon.
  4. Confirm the deletion.

Editing the Mastering Flow for an Entity Type

See Adding an Entity Type to learn how to:

  • Add or remove datasets from an entity type's mastering flow.
  • Add, update, or remove the entity fields that display in Studio and published entity type data.

Editing Mastered Entities

If you have curator (or higher) permissions for an entity type, you can override values for individual entity fields and manage the clustered records for an entity. See Curating Entity Type Data.