The Automation Tutorial (Guided Tour) is a helpful wizard that guides you through the process of creating one of several different simple Automation scripts. You can use this wizard to quickly create a basic script, and then use the script as is, or you can further customize and expand the script after it opens in the Automation window.
For beginners, the Automation Guided Tour is a great way to learn the Automation script building process. The wizard explains the process as it guides you through each step. In addition, the wizard provides sample SQL in some cases.
You can use the Automation Guided Tour to build an Automation script that performs one of the following common tasks:
Note: The Automation module is disabled if Toad was installed with the Prohibit saving passwords option selected.
To use the Automation Guided Tour
If you are using the wizard as a tutorial, some sample SQL statements are provided.
Note: The items provided by the wizard are listed on the introduction page with a beside them.
Tip: You can also launch the Automation Guided Tour from the last page in the Import Wizard.