The Project Explorer view displays detailed contents of the currently active project. To open the Project Explorer, click Window -> Project Explorer.
For information on how to change the view layout, please see the Application Window Overview article.
The title of the Project Explorer includes the name of the project: Project – [Project name]. General is a project that initially exists in the system by default.
The Project Explorer displays the content of a project with metadata. The content includes: Bookmarks, ER Diagrams, and Scripts. The metadata appears in columns which you can hide or show.
The Project Explorer view provides a toolbar that contains the following buttons:
|Configure columns visibility||Opens a dialog box in which you can select columns to display in the view|
|Collapse All||Collapses the tree to the root level|
|Expand All||Expands the tree nodes|
|Link with editor||- Enabled when at least one editor is open, otherwise disabled
- Highlights the object in the tree that has its editor open
To sort the metadata in the table by a certain column, click the column header.