Cloning Segments

The following steps demonstrate how to create a new data segment by cloning an existing one.

  1. On the main navigation bar, click Data.

    Click DATA on main nav

    The Data view appears, open on the Datasets tab.

    Main landing page of DATA
  2. Find the dataset in the list of datasets, either by scrolling or by using search, and click on it.

    We are using the dataset Flight Delays.

  3. Dataset side navigation appears, open at Dataset Detail view.
  4. In the side navigation menu, click Segments.

  5. In the Segments list, find the segment to clone, and click Clone.

    In this example, we are cloning Delayed Flights.

    Cloning a Segment
    Cloning a Segment
  6. A pre-populated Add Segment modal window appears.

  7. Edit the Add Segment modal window by changing its entries.

    • Change Segment Name, to On-Time Departure.
    • Leave Segment Group as is.
    • Under Filters, leave the first line filter as is, but change the second filter to the following content:

      [dep_delay] <= 0
    • Click Save.
    Add Segment modal for cloned segment
    Add Segment Modal Window
  8. The new segment definition appears in the Segments interface.

    Note the similarity in the definition of the two filters, Delayed Flights and On-Time Departure.

    Segments of the Dataset, Two Segments Defined
    Segments of the Dataset, Two Segments Defined