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About the Data Browser

<a href="query-datasets" style="color:#132c56">QUERY DATASETS</a> > About the Data Browser

[block:callout] { "type": "warning", "title": "On this page:", "body": "* [Overview](#section-overview)\n* [Access the Data Browser](#section-access-the-data-browser)\n * [Method 1: Access the Data Browser from the top navigation bar](#section-method-1-access-the-data-browser-from-the-top-navigation)\n * [Method 2: Access the Data Browser from the Case Explorer](#section-method-2-access-the-data-browser-from-the-case-explorer)\n* [Resources](#section-resources)" } [/block] ##Overview The Data Browser is an interactive graphical interface for visually exploring datasets. Build queries to filter data by its metadata attributes. Then, add the filtered data to a CGC project for further analysis. <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div> ##Access the Data Browser Access the Data Browser in one of two ways: * Method 1: [From the top navigation bar](#section-method-1-access-the-data-browser-from-the-top-navigation-bar) * Method 2: [From the Case Explorer](#section-method-2-access-the-data-browser-from-the-case-explorer) <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div> ###Method 1: Access the Data Browser from the top navigation bar 1. Click **Data** on the top navigation bar. 2. Select **Data Browser**. <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div> ###Method 2: Access the Data Browser from the Case Explorer Note that this method currently only works for the TCGA dataset. 1. Select your cases from the TCGA dataset using the Case Explorer. 2. Take them into the Data Browser by clicking **Continue to Data Browser**. <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div> ##Resources * [Data Browser features](doc:data-browser-features) * [Query method 1: start from an example query](doc:data-browser-query-start-from-an-example-query) * [Query method 2: start from scratch](doc:data-browser-query-start-from-scratch) * [Query method 3: start from an existing query](doc:data-browser-query-start-from-an-existing-query) * [About metadata for datasets](doc:about-metadata-for-datasets) <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div>