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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions and Common Errors

Welcome to our FAQ page, where you'll find answers to some of the most frequently asked questions regarding Mode. To help you quickly find what you need, we've organized the FAQs by category.

On this page, you'll find links to the FAQ sections for each of our product area. Whether you're looking for assistance with connecting your database, troubleshooting, or general usage, our FAQs have you covered. We've included information on common errors, as well as tips to help you get the most out of Mode.

If you're unable to find the information you're looking for, please don't hesitate to reach out to our support team. We'll be happy to assist you further.

Access Control & Permissions

API Reference

Authentication & SSO

Calculated Fields


Collaboration and Discovery

Connecting to your database

Direct Connect



dbt Data Freshness

dbt and Looker Semantic Layer Integration

Discovery Database



Internal Embedded Reports



Querying data

Report Scheduling and Sharing

Slack Integration

Supported databases

Visual Explorer

Visualization Filters



White-label Embedded Reports


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