What Is a Deprecated Field?

What Is a Deprecated Field?


Did you log into your report to find that one or many fields you need are no longer updating? This article will help you understand what that means and what to do next.


When an API stops sending data for a particular field, we label that field DEPRECATED



Because Power My Analytics warehouses your data, you will continue to see saved data for that field, but it will not update.



How to Fix Your Report

Data Studio

If you have noticed that a field is no longer updating and running a backfill did not help, reconnect your source and make a note of the field updates. There may be a new field to fit your needs.


Google Sheets or Excel

A field may show as deprecated after a scheduled or manual refresh. Check the field selector for new fields.


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