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Aggregation Pipeline Builder Settings

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You can adjust your MongoDB Compass Aggregation Pipeline Builder settings to customize your aggregation experience and improve pipeline performance.

To view and change your aggregation pipeline settings, click the gear icon at the upper right of the pipeline builder to open the Settings panel.

Option
Description
Default Value
Comment Mode
When enabled, adds helper comments to each stage.
Enabled
Number of Preview Documents
Sets number of documents to show in the preview.
10
Limit

Specifies the number of documents passed to $group, $bucket, and $bucketAuto pipeline stages. Lower limits improve pipeline run time but might result in missing documents.

Note

This setting is only applied to document previews. It is not applied when the pipeline is run.

100000
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