Launch a Session

Sessions allow you to perform actions such as run R or Python code. They also provide access to an interactive command prompt and terminal. This topic demonstrates how to launch a new session in the native Workbench console.

  1. Navigate to your project's Overview page.
  2. Click Open Workbench.
  3. Launch a New Session
  4. Click Launch Session.
    The command prompt at the bottom right of your browser window will turn green when the engine is ready. Sessions typically take between 10 and 20 seconds to start.
  5. Click Launch Session.
    The command prompt at the bottom right of your browser window will turn green when the engine is ready. Sessions typically take between 10 and 20 seconds to start.