We’ve made a small change to how you insert tables and views in a doc.
Until now, to insert a view in a doc, you had to choose in the plus menu between a new table and a view of an existing one.
Going forward, in the plus menu, you’ll just choose what kind of display you want. This immediately gives you a realistic preview of what the object will look like, then lets you choose a backing table or create a new one.
We found that this experience gives users a better sense visual of what’s happening when creating a new object. It also paves the way for some other exciting improvements we have coming soon.
As an added benefit, you can now search for tables when creating views in documents with many tables: