Frequently Asked Questions

System

  1. What version of SQL Server does Database Schema Designer work with?

    A: See the System Requirements.

  2. Does Database Schema Designer work with MySQL?

    A: MySQL is not supported at this time, but it is slated to be added.

  3. What Operating Systems does Database Schema Designer work on?

    A: See the System Requirements.

  4. What are the system requirements for Database Schema Designer?

    A: See the System Requirements.



Schema

  1. How secure is Database Schema Designer?

    A: Database Schema Designer uses Microsoft's ADO Technology to connect to your data source.   While it is recommended that you use Windows Authentication when connecting to the Database, we allow the use of a Username and Password as well.   In the interest of your Database's security, Database Schema Designer does not save your password to disk.

  2. Are my passwords saved to disk?

    A: No, in the interest of your Database's security, Database Schema Designer does not save your password to disk.

  3. How many Schema documents can I open at a time?

    A: The number of open documents is limited to 10.   However, system resources and the size of the Schema may limit this further.  

  4. Are there any limitations for Database Schema Designer?
  5. How many Database objects can a Schema document hold?
  6. Is there a list of keyboard shortcuts for Database Schema Designer?

    A: Yes, see Quick Tips.