Check Datatype of Time Variable in Feature Layer

Step-by-Step Guide

  • Select Feature Layer from Content in Portal.
  • Select Data menu on the right side of Overview.
  • Select Data menu on the right side of Overview.
  • Select Fields.


  • You may want to edit the type by clicking the field name but you cannot save it in ArcGIS Portal 10.8.


  • You can delete the existing layer and upload a new CSV if you want to change type. You can specify the correct type after you finish uploading CSV data.
  • If the type of time field is String, time-based selection in Dashboard will not work. It should be Date.