This topic describes how to configure and generate the database documentation file.
The Select Connections dialog box opens. Select one or several existing connections or create a new connection or select an existing one from the list. Click Select. The Database Documenter project opens.
In the Structure pane, select Cover Page to set up the cover page of the generated document.
Optionally, configure documentation by including/excluding sections and properties of documented databases and database objects. dbForge Documenter for MySQL allows you to configure elements of documentation on several levels, including:
You can save the Documenter project file at any time and then re-use it.
For this, click Save on the Main toolbar. The Documenter project files have the .ddoc extension.
To load the saved file, click Open File on the Start page, or just click its name in Recent Projects.
Click Generate to start generating the document. The Generate Documentation dialog box opens.