Online Documentation for SQL Manager for PostgreSQL

Managing fields

The Fields tab is intended for managing table fields.


Hint: This tab is selected by default upon opening Table Editor if the Always open the first tab option is enabled on the Tools | Object Editors page of the Environment Options dialog.


Double-click a field to open Field Editor for editing the field.


Right-click a field to display the context menu allowing you to create new, edit, drop, rename, duplicate the selected field, or reorder fields of the table. Using the menu you can also copy to clipboard or export the list of the table fields to any of supported formats.


Fields management tools are also available through the Navigation bar and toolbar of Table Editor.


Table Editor - Managing fields



The Fields list provides the following attributes of each field of the table:

Field Name

Field Type


Not Null




For details see Fields.


If necessary, you can also use the Field Description area to supply a description for each field.