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Trial license key expired error message (33556)

The trial key provided for Toad Data Modeler trial version has expired after limited amount of time. If your trial key expired and you want an extension, please contact Quest Software Sales and ask for extension or override key. ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 5/23/2018
(0 Ratings) 1790 views
Toolbars are missing or not showing (256054)

Toolbars that used to appear in the toolbar area of Toad Data Modeler are no longer showing. How can the toolbar(s) be brought back? Right click in the toolbar area. This will bring up a menu with a list of toolbars that can be displayed. ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 5/22/2018
(0 Ratings) 5 views
TDM 6.3 gets an Access Violation in module 'TDM.exe' when converting a Logical Model to Physical Model (SQL Server 2014). (255634)

Created a Logical Model from scratch. When attempting to convert it to a Physical Model (SQL Server 2014), TDM crashes with the errors below. ERRORS: 1) Error during model conversion. See details in Message Explorer. ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 5/17/2018
(0 Ratings) 8 views
Attribute reordering does not work. (255630)

The green buttons are not responsive when editing an entity. They are active, but nothing happens when they are clicked. The column header ordering is not active on any of the columns. Have read other instances of this and ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 5/16/2018
(0 Ratings) 4 views
Is it possible to export a diagram from Toad Data Modeler to use in ERwin or PowerDesigner? (49897)

Is it possible to export an Entity Relationship Diagram (ERD) from Toad Data Modeler to use in ERwin or PowerDesigner? or. Is it possible to Import Power Designer model into TDM? An export of an Entity Relationship Diagram ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 5/11/2018
(0 Ratings) 2534 views
Can't login to Toad. What is the Toad password? Where do I get my login credentials? What is my user name and password? (80949)

Cannot or unable to login. What is the Toad password? Where do I get my login credentials? What is my username and password? The account is locked so it needs to be unlocked and the password reset. There is a prompt ...

Product(s): Toad Edge, Toad for SAP Solutions, Toad Data Point, Toad Data Modeler...
Last Updated On: 5/4/2018
(2 Ratings) 15493 views
What's new in Toad Data Modeler 6.4? (255117)

This article contains some new feature in Toad Data Modeler 6.4. New in Toad Data Modeler 6.4. Data Generation for Microsoft SQL Server. Generate your data for Microsoft SQL Server models easily. Data generation is. Project ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 5/4/2018
(0 Ratings) 5 views
Getting errors when trying to reverse engineer Redshift database. (248974)

When trying to reverse engineer a Redshift database, the following errors are appearing in the log. "Error during loading columns". "Error during loading object indexes". Lack of support for Redshift. WORKAROUND: None. STATUS ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 3/16/2018
(0 Ratings) 117 views
Can't reverse engineer using a MySql Connection (248994)

Having a MySQL connection and trying to reverse engineer one gets the error: Source: Toad Data Modeler - Internal error. Script: REDataMigratorDBMY55. Description: Overflow while converting variant of type (Int64) into type (Integer). Row: 232. Column: 11. Callstack: ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 3/15/2018
(0 Ratings) 125 views
Importing SQL Server model from ER/Studio Data Architect (248634)

Does Toad Data Modeler (TDM) supports Importing a SQL Server physical model from ER/Studio Data Architect? In "Toad Data Modeler 6.3 User Guide", in the "Import from ER/Studio Data Architect" section, it says: "Toad Data ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 3/14/2018
(0 Ratings) 123 views
Can Toad Data Modeler import Erwin model files? (227840)

Is it possible to import ERwin models into Toad Data Modeler (TDM) ? Starting with Toad Data Modeler 3.5, Erwin models can be imported from Erwin to Toad Data Modeler. If you want to know the procedure, click here but there are some restrictions. Note: ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 3/6/2018
(1 Ratings) 692 views
Toad launches but GUI does not display. It just shows in the taskbar. (195981)

When Toad Data Modeler (TDM) is launched, it does not display. The TDM icon can be seen in the taskbar, but the application does not show if you click on the icon in the taskbar. RESOLUTION 1: SHIFT+RIGHT CLICK the ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 2/28/2018
(0 Ratings) 1480 views
Pair primary keys regardless of Names is not working as expected (238395)

In Toad Data Modeler, when running the option | Model | Generate Change Script | Last Change Script, the checkbox with "Pair primary keys regardless or Names" is not working properly. WORKAROUND. None. STATUS: Waiting for fix in future release of Toad Data Modeler.

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 2/23/2018
(0 Ratings) 224 views
Is there a way to include FOREIGN KEYs in the Tables "SQL Preview"? (241759)

In a "Table's Details", in the SQL Preview, one may see the Primary KEY, but not the Foreign KEYs WORKAROUND. none. STATUS. waiting to be enhanced in a future release of Toad Data Modeler.

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 2/16/2018
(0 Ratings) 166 views
How to un-install the Quest Installer (240093)

How can the Quest Installer be un- intalled from a machine? 1) Go to Control Panel | Program and Features window. 2) Highlight the Quest Installer entry. 3) Click the Un-install button. You need to have all the Quest products ...

Product(s): Toad for SAP Solutions, Toad Data Point, Toad Data Modeler, Toad for DB2...
Last Updated On: 2/6/2018
(0 Ratings) 738 views
Can reverse engineer with external SQLs and/or DDL scripts be done? (33786)

Can reverse engineer with external SQLs and/or DDL scripts be done? Toad Data Modeler allows you to create models from DDL/SQL script. This feature is not supported in all database platforms and versions, however. For ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 2/5/2018
(0 Ratings) 1764 views
Possible to create shortcut in same workspace as the entity the shortcut is for? (238827)

Is it possible to create a shortcut for an entity in the same workspace that the entity exists in? 1. Click the Entity in the Workspace or in the Model Viewer and hold the mouse key down. 2. Press CTRL+SHIFT keys and hold them down. ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 1/24/2018
(0 Ratings) 175 views
Getting error 'Object doesn't support this property or method' when importing from Excel (234799)

Getting error 'Object doesn't support this property or method' when importing from Excel. On previously exported to Excel from new data model. First created 4 empty entities and then in Excel populated the Table name, Caption ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 1/18/2018
(0 Ratings) 464 views
Generated DDL is incorrect as it contains keywords for GROUPS instead of ROLES (119715)

In Toad Data Modeler reverse engineering, the roles are interpreted as groups. When generate a DDL from my model, the permissions are set to GRANT X TO GROUP instead of GRANT X TO ROLE. WORKAROUND. Attached is a package DB2v97Roles.txg. ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 12/21/2017
(0 Ratings) 1299 views
Child table is inheriting the autoincrement from parent table (via a Domain) (226766)

Child entity is inheriting the auto-increment from parent entity. Is there a way to override this? Domains are being used and the foreign key attribute is inheriting the domain from the parent entity. The domain is grayed out, so ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 12/7/2017
(0 Ratings) 421 views
How to create a model in Toad Data Modeler (135733)

How to create a model in Toad Data Modeler? A general transcript outline from the video. Topic Outline: 1. Reviewing the sample model. 2. Creating a new model. 3. Adding entities and attributes. 4. Creating relationships between entities. ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 12/1/2017
(2 Ratings) 4973 views
Can't edit attribute (234638)

When double-clicking on an entity/table, going to the Attributes tab, clicking on ADD, and then double-clicking on the attribute, nothing happens. It should show the attribute's properties to edit it, but, nothing happens. When following ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 11/17/2017
(0 Ratings) 269 views
Why is the "Select Model to Merge" list is empty? (234496)

Having open two models and trying to MERGE them, the "Select Model to Merge" list is empty and one cannot MERGE. The database types are different. The database-type must be exactly the same one in both models in order to Merge.

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 11/13/2017
(0 Ratings) 283 views
Toad Data Modeler installation error: "This installation package could not be opened..." (82339)

When trying to install, the error message below is shown: "This installation package could not be opened. Contact the application vendor to verify that this is a valid Windows Installer package.". RESOLUTION 1: Please check ...

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler, SQL Navigator for Oracle
Last Updated On: 10/30/2017
(0 Ratings) 133 views
Forms are not sizing correctly and can't be correctly resized. (234031)

When dynamically changed the size of a window a part of the text on the button may disappear. WORKAROUND. None. SOLUTION. Waiting for a fix in a future release of Toad Data Modeler.

Product(s): Toad Data Modeler
Last Updated On: 10/30/2017
(0 Ratings) 48 views