You’ve just installed a new copy of SQL Developer.

Here are some things you might want to change in the preferences.


  • I said ‘fixed field’ – I meant FIXED WIDTH fonts, duh
  • If you think you’re hearing Foreigner’s Feels Like The First Time, you’re wrong

Some of the tips in blog format:


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  1. Sunil Kumar Noothi Reply

    Awesome demonstration, what more needed in a 4 minute video for beginners to start with and for experts to know what all features can be used.

    I personally learned two features :

    a) Disabling object viewer on one click
    b) Auto commit option

    Thanks again Jeff.

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