Online Documentation for Data Generator for MySQL
Setting general options
This page allows you to define general options of the application.
Number of records to generate
Sets the quantity of records generated by default.
Commit every ... records
Specifies the number of records in each block of the generation script to be supplemented with the COMMIT statement.
Number of records to preview
Sets the quantity of records used in the Data Preview window by default.
Confirmation on exit
Enables/disables confirmation upon exiting the program.
All fields selected by default
Check this option to include all fields into the data generation process by default.
BLOB fields selected by default
Uncheck this option if you need to exclude BLOB fields from the generation process by default.
Clear tables before generation
Set this option to empty tables before data generation.
Setting this option allows you to save passwords used for access to the databases automatically upon closing the application. Please note that checking this option saves the latest password used for connection to the database (including the SSH server password).
Show DDL for table in hint
This option enables/disables hints that popup when the mouse cursor is positioned over the table names within the Generate Data for area at Step 3.
This option enables/disables the 'Select Database' drop-down list at Step 2 of the wizard. If you check this option, you can select the database from the list, otherwise you must type the database name manually.