Data Source Explorer

The Data Source Explorer enables you to create any number of data sources from a central point for management and integration in random projects as and when required. 

Open Data Source Explorer 

  1. In the menu, select  Window > Show View > Other...
  2. In the following dialog, select Data Management > Data Source Explorer.

Connect to data source

  1. Double-click on the data source with which you want to establish a connection.

Edit data manually

With the Data Source Explorer, you can easily change the data in your database tables.

  1. Right-click on a table, whose data you want to edit, e.g CUSTOMERS.
  2. Select Data > Edit in the following context menu.
  3. Right-click on a data field and in the following context menu select Edit Value.
  4. Edit the data field and press Enter to apply the changes.
  5. Click Save.
Options (context menu):
  • Revert - Reverts the last change.
  • Refresh - Re-loads the data of the selected table.
  • EditValue - Sets the edit mode for the selected data field.
  • Set Null -  Assigns the null value to the selected data field.
  • Insert Row - Inserts a new dataset at the end.
  • Delete Row - Deletes the selected dataset.
  • Save - Saves the changes in the database table.

Save encrypted passwords

As a rule, passwords are saved in an encrypted manner. To manually enter the encrypted passwords in a USER table, you can use the Online Hash Generator