The upcoming release of Featuretools 1.0.0 contains several breaking changes. Users are encouraged to test this version prior to release:

pip install featuretools==1.0.0rc1

For details on migrating to the new version, refer to Transitioning to Featuretools Version 1.0. Please report any issues in the Featuretools GitHub repo or by messaging in Alteryx Open Source Slack.


featuretools.read_entityset(path, profile_name=None, **kwargs)[source]

Read entityset from disk, S3 path, or URL.

  • path (str) – Directory on disk, S3 path, or URL to read data_description.json.

  • profile_name (str, bool) – The AWS profile specified to write to S3. Will default to None and search for AWS credentials. Set to False to use an anonymous profile.

  • kwargs (keywords) – Additional keyword arguments to pass as keyword arguments to the underlying deserialization method.