As much as I like the Export Comments, or hints…
SELECT /*insert*/ * FROM hr.employees
or the less intrusive SET SQLFORMAT insert…
sometimes you just NEED to use the Export feature tied to a grid.
Did you know you can pre-select the defaults? For example, if 9x out of 10, you send the output directly to the Worksheet, and if most of the time you work with JSON, then why not set those up?
That’s a lot fewer clicks, and not as much time looking at the export dialog.
Preferences, Database, Utilities, Export
Run my query…Export.
Now you don’t have to look at EVERY option in SQL Developer, but the more time you spend in here the happier your experience will be.
Here’s another few preferences to take a look at.