Context Links

This topic gives a description of context links and their usage in dbForge Studio for SQL Server.

The context links (the so-called ‘verbs’) in dbForge Studio are shown in a smart tag of the currently selected control. For instance, the Edit text context link appears as shown in the image below:

context links

Context links allow performing multistep tasks more quickly and easily. For example, with the Load File… context link you can load data from external RTF or TXT file to the RichText control with just several clicks. There are other context links that allow you to perform different tasks in dbForge Studio.

  • Context links for the RichText control:

RTF context links

  • Context links for a report object:

Context links for a report object

Also context links are available in the Properties window:

Properties context links