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Interact with Your Data

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  • Overview
  • Atlas UI Read Behavior
  • Disable Atlas UI Data Interaction

After loading your data or our sample data, you can use the Atlas UI to interact with the data in the following ways:


The Atlas UI supports all features for serverless instances except the Search tab.

To learn more, see Serverless Instance Limitations.

The Atlas UI reads from the primary unless the primary is unavailable. If the primary is unavailable, the Atlas UI reads from a non-hidden, non-delayed secondary member.

To interact with your data in the Atlas UI as described in the Overview section, the Data Explorer needs to be enabled.

Required Privileges

To enable or disable Data Explorer for a project, you must have the Project Owner role for the project or the Organization Owner role on its parent organization.

Data Explorer is enabled by default. To disable Data Explorer:


When Data Explorer is disabled, you cannot:

To enable Data Explorer, set the toggle to On.

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