Method: projects.datasets.patch

Update the metadata for the dataset.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Resource name, projects/{project}/datasets/{dataset_id}

Query parameters


string (FieldMask format)

The list of fields to be updated. The value "*" is used for full replacement (default).

This is a comma-separated list of fully qualified names of fields. Example: "displayName,description".

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Dataset. Only displayName and description can be updated.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains an instance of Dataset.

Authorization scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


IAM Permissions

Requires the following IAM permission on the name resource:

  • mapsplatformdatasets.datasets.update

For more information, see the IAM documentation.