Versions Compared


  • This line was added.
  • This line was removed.
  • Formatting was changed.



To be able to view the columns of an SQL database table the following requirements apply:

  • A primary key must have been defined for the database table. The table needs a column for identification.
  • You have read access to at least the following database tables, depending on the database type you are working with:
    • IBM DB2: syscat_tables and syscat.columns (only tested for Windows, Linux is unknown)
    • SQL Server or MySQL: information_schema.tables and information_schema.columns
  • You have read access to the database table of which you want to view the columns, including referenced tables.