Generating Documentation

Enabling documentation

Documentation can be enabled for a job in dbt Cloud by checking the "Generate docs?" checkbox on the Job Settings page, as shown below. Once this setting is enabled, subsequent runs of the job will automatically include a step to generate documentation.

Enabling docs generation in dbt Cloud

Enabling docs generation in dbt Cloud

Viewing documentation

To view the latest documentation for a job, click the "View Latest Documentation" button from the Job Details page. This link will always navigate you to the most recent version of your project's documentation in dbt Cloud.

Click the 'View Latest Documentation' button to see docs in dbt Cloud

Click the 'View Latest Documentation' button to see docs in dbt Cloud

Easy access

See Building and Configuring Artifacts for more information on exposing links to the latest Documentation and Source Freshness reports to your team.