Quick Start Guide - Register Database
For using the Database Monitoring capabilities, you first have to register a new database entry beneath a server entry. Select the server/database node and click the Register/Duplicate Database button in the toolbar of section 1 in the Main Screen.
Enter the following information:
|•||Display name: This is the string shown in the list of databases.|
|•||Database name: Database path or alias.|
|•||User name: Name of the Firebird user you want to use for the database attachment.|
|•||Password: The user's password. The password will be stored encrypted in the FB TraceManager 3 database to suppress misuse in case someone is connecting to the FB TraceManager 3 database directly, e.g. via third-party tools like isql, Database Workbench, FlameRobin etc.|
|•||Role name: Role name used for the connection.|
|•||Character set: Character set used for the connection. Click the Refresh button the fetch the database default character set.|
|•||Client-Library: Specify an optional Firebird client library to be used in context of this particular database attachment.|
|•||Auto connect: Select this option if you want to connect to a particular database upon program start automatically.|
|•||Description: In the Description tab, you can enter a multi-line text to better describe your attachment.|
The user name and password are optional to support Firebird trusted authentication on Windows platform.
What's next: The next QSG section Register Project will show you how to register a project.