Online Documentation for Data Generator for SQL Server
EMS Data Generator FAQ
Please read this page attentively if you have questions about EMS Data Generator for SQL Server.
- What is Data Generator for SQL Server?
- What do I need to start working with EMS Data Generator for SQL Server?
- What is the easiest way to configure the template files for the console application of Data Generator?
- How can I register the product?
- Are there any limitations implied in the trial version as compared with the full one?
A: Data Generator for SQL Server is a powerful utility for generating test data to several SQL Server database tables at once. The wizard application allows you to define tables for generating data, set value ranges, generate char fields and BLOBs, and many other features to generate test data in a simple and direct way. The utility also provides you with the console application which allows you to generate data in one touch by using generation templates.
A: First of all you must have a possibility to connect to some local or remote SQL Server to work with Data Generator for SQL Server. You can use the following link to download the server: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/. Besides, you need your computer to satisfy the system requirements for Data Generator for SQL Server.
A: You can configure the template files for each table or export type visually using the MS SQL Data Generator wizard. Set the required generation options at Step 4 of the wizard, click the 'Tools' button and select the 'Save Template' popup menu item. All the options will be saved to the template file which can be used later in the console application.
A: If you have already purchased Data Generator for SQL Server, you can register the product by entering the appropriate registration information. Please refer to Registration and How to register EMS Data Generator for details.
A: The trial version of the utility admits to the maximum of 100 records to be generated at a time. In all other respects it does not differ from the full version as far as the functionality is concerned. That is, you can test all the features implemented in Data Generator for SQL Server within the 30-day trial period.
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