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HDFS Forum

File explorer in HDP2

  • #51071
    Clement Fleury


    First of all : I am VERY new to haddop.

    In the HDP Sandbox, there is a UI for ‘File Explorer’. I can’t find it in HDP2 (installed via Ambari), I guess this is normal. Is ther a way to install this kind of UI on the platrform?


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  • #51240

    Hi Clement,

    You can browse the filesystem from the Namenode UI, or you can install HUE.
    The documentation for installing HUE is found in the manual installation guide –

    If you have any issues with that then it would be best to raise a post in the HUE forum.



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