KS DB Merge Tools
for MS Access
aka AccdbMerge
for SQL Server
aka MssqlMerge
for MySQL
for SQLite

Settings dialog

This dialog is used to setup application settings:

Each tab has self-descripting options. Here are some more details on the use cases when you may need to change these options:

  • Database Open settings tab:
    • PRAGMAs group configures PRAGMA loading and has detailed explanation on how it works
    • Database open/reload group allows you to change the behaviour you've chosen previously using Database reload dialog
  • Data diff settings tab configures default behavior for the Data diff tab:
    • Paging specifies default page size
    • String compare options defines the default state of ignore case and ignore leading and trailing whitespaces toolbar action states
    • Local cache specifies folder to store some temporary data required for data diff and script generation
  • Text diff settings tab:
    • Text compare options defines the default state of ignore case, ignore leading and trailing whitespaces and ignore all whitespaces toolbar action states for the Text diff tab
    • Text diff tab contains configuration of how many additional lines are shown for new/changed views:

  • Appearance settings tab:
    • Don't resize toolbar on application zoom allows to keep toolbar unchanged when you zoom application UI using and zoom toolbar actions
    • Max tab header width specifies the maximum width of tab in pixel for the main applicaion tab control

Free version limitations:

  • The whole dialog is not available

Last updated: 2022-02-17