Hiding data automatically using a semantic type - Cloud

Talend Cloud Data Catalog User Guide

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Before you begin

  • You have been assigned a Data Manager security role.

  • An administrator has configured a semantic type to hide data. For more information, see Configuring a semantic type to hide data.


  1. Open the details page of a field or column.
  2. In the Semantic Types area, select a semantic type from the drop-down list.
    Talend Cloud Data Catalog can automatically suggest an inferred semantic type. If the suggestion is correct, click the tick to approve it.
  3. Click the Commit changes button to save your modification.
    A semantic type displays in yellow when it is configured to mask data.


Profile and sample data from this object is hidden from unauthorized users.