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Follow / 28 Jul 2015 at 6:56pm / Schema Browser

Displaying Geometry column in schema browser

Toad for Oracle displays geometry columns as MDSYS.SDO_GEOMETRY(2002,NULL,NULL,MDSYS.SDO_ELEM_INFO_ARRAY(1,2,1,....), the older version of Toad displayed geometry columns as (2001, 5000000, (1704209.892, 13757237.773, ), ....). It would be...
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Lenka Vanek
Follow / 27 Jul 2015 at 6:46pm / Utilities

Automation Designer - Additional Command line options - Create action

On behalf of user salls0209 I am trying to Automate Code Analysis via command prompt. Able to do it with GUI, but need any ONE of the below to automate from sratch 1. command to create a new action in automation designer (via command prompt) 2....
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Follow / 24 Jul 2015 at 5:55pm / Import/Export

Allow datapump import/export wizard to generate pl/sql block of dbms_datapump script...

If you have 2 connections between databases, it would be possible to browse the schemas/objects/tablespaces/etc. and generate a pl/sql script instead of a par file.
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Follow / 23 Jul 2015 at 8:41pm / Editor

Do not remove special characters when Ctrl+Del

I have recently upgraded from Toad to 12.7. In 11.6, and in pretty much any text editor anywhere (Notepad, Visual Studio, etc), Ctrl+Del will delete the next whole word. If the next "whole word" is actually a linebreak, then it will...
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Follow / 22 Jul 2015 at 6:08pm / General

Data Compare enhancement

Hello, Toad data compare is awesome... love it! There is one minor thing that I wish would be implemented though. Right now we have two options to perform a data compare, row by row and minus. It took me a while and some searching around to actually...
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Follow / 22 Jul 2015 at 5:18pm / General

Oracle Job Scheduler Change

Are there any plans to improve the Job Scheduler in TOAD for Oracle? It would be great if within the "Schedule Info" tab the Start and End dates could be selected and not just entered manually and the Interval included a dialog.
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Hans-Werner Schlote
Follow / 22 Jul 2015 at 11:28am / General

external formatter

It would be great to be able to format files on the command line. Same options and result as within editor. This way one could integrate formatting of source files into an automatic daily build process.
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Hans-Werner Schlote
Follow / 22 Jul 2015 at 6:31am / Connections

Group windows for connections - In addition to "show buttons for current conn"...

At the moment (current release 12.7) new windows are added at the end of the window list. So if you have two connections (conn1, conn2 - in this order) with an editor attached (ed1, ed2) and you start a schema browser for conn1 you will have the following...
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Follow / 15 Jul 2015 at 11:42am / General

Toad saving it's settings less frequently

We're having problem with our maintenancelaptops when using Toad. Toad saves its settings every minute. We use a shared volume so that we can work with Toad from any workstation. When saving the settings Toad halts for about 5 seconds (or more)...
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Follow / 3 Jul 2015 at 5:49am / Utilities

Visual Studio Online (VSO) Support from Toad

We tried to connect the TFS in AZURE, which is not working in Toad for Oracle 12.7(Latest) version.
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Follow / 19 Jun 2015 at 1:08pm / Editor

auto suggest right side in ON clause

given two tables create table test_1 ( a1 integer, a2 varchar2(100)); create table test_2 ( a1 integer, a3 varchar2(100)); when I type: select * from test_1 t1 join test_2 t2 on (t1.a1 = then give me an auto sugestion of t2.a1 (the top most...
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Follow / 18 Jun 2015 at 2:34pm / Connections

Import connections to connection list from csv

If you using a password tool like keypass, there is actual no option to import user/pasword/db-combinations to the connect list. A Feature allowing to import connections vom csv would simplify connection handling and password changes a lot.
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Follow / 16 Jun 2015 at 11:12pm / Editor

Code assist should not require valid syntax

The point of code assist is to make it faster to write SQL, but the way it works in the new editor majorly slows everything down. It used to work fine. Here are a couple motivating examples: 1) Typically one will write most of a query and then go back...
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Dawid Rosa
Follow / 15 Jun 2015 at 9:21pm / Editor

See result of multiple queries in on window/grid tab

Hello, It will be fine to have possibility to see results of multiple queries in one window/grid tab . I saw in past similar solutions and it`s very useful a specially in case when You want to quickly see or compare a value from more table in one window...
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Susan K
Follow / 11 Jun 2015 at 6:08pm / Grid

COBOL Low-Values (0x00) should not be interpreted as NULL (empty field) in the Data...

The Toad Data Grid is displaying "(NULL)" in columns for rows where the data is NOT null but, in fact, COBOL Low Values, i.e. the data is a Hex value of 0x00. Toad should NOT display "(NULL)" because the data value is not a NULL, but...
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Follow / 4 Jun 2015 at 2:29pm / Editor

In editor, include the option of searching only un-commented text

In large procedures which contain many comments, it would be great to perform a search which ignores commented text.
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Rickard Hökros
Follow / 1 Jun 2015 at 2:57pm / Connections

Quick Search box in Connections window

Hi! Perhaps someone has proposed this before me since it's such an obvious one... :-) I have about 300-400 connections in Toad. It would be really nice to have a quick search box in the connections windows to narrow down the number of visible connections...
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Follow / 13 May 2015 at 3:18pm / General

Back up the ini file

As with other Mac users, one of the few reasons to use a Windows VM is to be able to run the full featured Windows Toad version. Unfortunately I've got a bug somewhere that causes my Mac to lock up and forces a hard reset of the system (only when...
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Follow / 8 May 2015 at 2:42pm / Other

Development Suite port Port for MAC OS X

Like a lot of developers, I run a windows VM solely for the use of TOAD Development Suite. I know there is a Mac version of TOAD but it's not the full development suite and I need access to many of these features such as Code Tester, Database Monitor...
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Susan K
Follow / 28 Apr 2015 at 11:50pm / General

Data Compare should have a 'Report' button which creates an Excel File

In Data Compare currently, the only way to get a report of differences, is to right click | Export Dataset from the Results Grid to Excel. However, the grid format and highlighting in the Data Grid is removed when exported. There should be a button to...
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