# Custom data
External data may include product or transaction information such as budget, cost, and other data. This module allows you to include this information in your reports.
# An example of operations
- You have budget and cost data in your spreadsheet file.
- You can combine this data with our ready-made reports.
# Data schema
After starting the module, a table is displayed in the record:
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To create collect, you need to import the data in a spreadsheet or BigQuery table.
# Start module creation
Select the “Collect” tab in the left menu and then click the Add new data collect button.
From the list of available modules we select Custom Data
# Initial settings
In the first step, you have to fill in the following fields:
Collect Name – the name of our module. It will be visible under that name elsewhere on the platform.
Data type – we choose the data type: cost, budget or individual data.
Data source – we select the data source.
Depending on whether our data source is Spreadsheet or BigQuery, the following fields appear:
# Spreadsheet option
Spreadsheet ID – Address of Spreadsheet
Sheet name – The name of our Spreadsheet.
Select Google Token – we select an email address that is associated with our data.
# BigQuery option
Google Cloud Project – We select the project from which we obtain the data.
BigQuery Dataset - We select the dataset from which we obtain the data.
BigQuery Table - We select the table from which we obtain the data.
By pressing the Finish button, the module configuration is created.
# Setting module in schedule
Your custom data module is already created in WitCloud. The final step is to create a schedule and include our module. Read how to do this here link (opens new window)