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Change Root Element

Allows you to change the root element of the XML instance document.

 

Edit Schema Definition in XMLSpy

Selecting this option, having previously clicked an XML-Schema/document, opens the XML Schema file in the Schema view of XMLSpy where you can edit it.

 

Add/Remove/Edit Database Objects

Allows you to add, remove, or change the database objects within the database component.

 

Refresh

Reloads the structure of the currently active database component from the database.

 

Add Duplicate Input Before

Inserts a copy/clone of the selected item before the currently selected item. Duplicate items do not have output icons, you cannot use them as data sources. For an example, see Map Multiple Sources to One Target section in the tutorial. Right clicking a duplicate item also allows you to reposition it using the menu items Move Up/Move Down, depending on where the item is.

 

Add Duplicate Input After

Inserts a copy/clone of the selected item after the currently selected item. Duplicate items do not have output icons, you cannot use them as data sources. For an example, see the Map Multiple Sources to One Target section in the tutorial. Right clicking a duplicate item also allows you to reposition it using the menu items Move Up/Move Down, depending on where the item is.

 

Remove Duplicate

Removes a previously defined duplicate item. For an example, see the Map Multiple Sources to One Target section in the tutorial.

 

Database Table Actions

Allows you to define the actions to be performed with the mapped data on the specific target database table. See Database Table Actions Settings for more information.

 

Query Database

Creates a Select statement based on the table/field you clicked in the database component. Clicking a table/field once makes this command active, and the select statement is automatically placed into the Select window.

 

Align Tree Left

Aligns all the items along the left hand window border.

 

Align Tree Right

Aligns all the items along the right hand window border. This display is useful when creating mappings to the target schema.

 

Properties

Opens a dialog box which displays the settings of the currently selected component. See Changing the Component Settings .


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