Getting Started

These topics provide basic information and instructions for first-time users of Snowflake.

  • Before You Begin

    System prerequisites and requirements for using Snowflake once your account has been provisioned.

  • Logging into Snowflake

    Instructions for connecting to Snowflake using the Snowflake web interface and other supported clients.

  • Quick Tour of the Web Interface

    Introduction to the main pages in the Snowflake web interface and the tasks you can perform in each page.

  • Snowflake in 20 Minutes

    Step-by-step instructions for using the command line interface to create a database and table, load data into the table from an external file, and query the table.

Also, if you have a Snowflake trial account, you may be interested in this Hands-on Lab.