Start Using Toad Extension for Eclipse
To install Toad Extension for Eclipse:
Eclipse Galileo, Eclipse Helios and Eclipse Indigo Classic users, please visit the Toad Extension for Eclipse page on the Eclipse Marketplace directly.
Eclipse Indigo and Juno users, just drag the icon below onto your Eclipse client!
To display Toad Extension for Eclipse once it's installed:
- Select Window | Open
Perspective | Other.
- From the Open Perspective dialog select Toad
If you don't have Oracle Client installed on your machine or use operating system other than Windows then you may need to download JDBC driver from Oracle site at http://www.oracle.com.
If you don't have PostgreSQL client installed on your machine or use operating system other than Windows you may need to download JDBC driver from the PostgreSQL site at http://www.postgresql.org. Then you need to set the location of the JDBC driver in Preferences | Toad Extension | Database Specific.
You may need to download a JDBC driver for MySQL in order to connect to your database. For downloading, go to Downloads Archive of MySQL at http://www.mysql.com
If you're having trouble with the drag to install link above, please visit the Toad Extension for Eclipse page on the Eclipse Marketplace directly.
If you need to install Toad Extension for Eclipse Community Edition manually, download the ZIP package from the following location: http://community-downloads.quest.com/toadsoft/toadextensions/eclipse/ToadExtensionForEclipse_CE_1.7.2.zip.
Interface layout - Toad Extension for Eclipse connected to Oracle database
The following screenshot shows Object Describe feature.
Toad Extension for Eclipse connected to PostgreSQL database
The following screenshot shows SQL Worksheet with Code Completion feature.
Toad Extension for Eclipse connected to MySQL database
The following screenshot shows syntax check and export to XML, CSV or HTML.
See our short Flash movies and find out how to create new Toad Extension project or how to use some standard Eclipse features - e.g. how to edit XML, how to use Local History and more. Visit our Product Videos section.