How to Download, Install and Launch the Database Editor

The Database Editor is an Ignition project that provides a GUI for creating/altering database tables and viewing, querying and editing data in database tables. More information and a demo video can be found on this webpage: Database Editor.

How to Get the Database Editor

  1. Fill out the form on this webpage: Database Editor
  2. Within a few minutes you will receive a confirmation email. Find it and click on the “confirm the subscription” button.
  3. Clicking on the “confirm the subscription” button redirects you to a webpage that has a link to download the Database Editor. Click on this link to download the Database Editor.
  4. In addition a new email is sent to you with the subject line, “Products from Perfect Abstractions” that contains the Database Editor as an attachment and provides a link to download the Database Editor project.

If you are already subscribed to the email list then filling out the form will redirect you to a webpage that contains a link for downloading the Database Editor. You can also find the latest Perfect Abstractions newsletter that was sent to you which contains a link for downloading the Database Editor.

Here is a silent video that shows the steps to follow to get the Database Editor:

See a higher quality version of the video on YouTube.com.

How to Install and Launch the Database Editor

The Database Editor is just a regular Ignition project.

  1. In your Ignition Gateway go to Configuration -> System -> Projects.
  2. Click on the “Upload project from a *.proj backup file…” link.
  3. Select the project file from your computer.
  4. Click on the “Upload” button.
  5. Now to launch the project go to the home page. Click on the “Launch” button for the Database Editor project.

Here is a silent video that shows the steps of installing and launching the Database Editor:

See a higher quality version of the video on YouTube.com.

Get the Database Editor from the form on the webpage at this link: http://www.perfectabstractions.com/database-editor.html

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