Initiating an object operation

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Object operations are most commonly available as right-click context menu selections on the Database Navigator, available with one or more objects selected.

Note: To verify availability of an object action for a specific object type and DBMS platform, see the topic covering that object type in Supported Objects.

To Initiate an Object Operation in Rapid SQL

  1. Connect to the datasource that contains the object you want to perform the operation against. For more information, see Connecting to Datasources.
  2. On the Database Navigator, expand nodes until the target object type is visible and then expand the target object type. See the following topics for more information:
  3. Take one of the following actions:
    • To initiate an operation against a single object, right-click the object and select the operation from the context menu.
    • To initiate an operation against a multiple objects, use CTRL-clicking to select multiple objects, right-click one of the selected objects and then select an operation from the context menu.
    Note: Not all object operations can be applied to multiple objects.
    The wizard for the selected object operation opens.

For information on using the wizard panels to provide required information and execute an operation, see Using object operation wizards.