Menu bar of Talend Studio - 6.1

Talend Big Data Studio User Guide

EnrichVersion
6.1
EnrichProdName
Talend Big Data
task
Design and Development
EnrichPlatform
Talend Studio

Talend Studio's menus include:

  • some standard functions, such as Save, Print, Exit, which are to be used at the application level.

  • some Eclipse native features to be used mainly at the design workspace level as well as specific Talend Studio functions.

The table below describes menus and menu items available to you on the menu bar of Talend Studio.

Note

The menus on the menu bar differ slightly according to what you are working with: a Business Model or a Job.

Menu

Menu item

Description

File

Close

Closes the current open view on the Studio design workspace.

 

Close All

Closes all open views on the Studio design workspace.

 

Save

Saves any changes done in the current open view.

 

Save as

Saves any changes done without changing the current open view.

 

Save All

Saves any changes done in all open views.

 

Print

Unavailable option.

 

Switch Project or Workspace

Closes the current session and launches another one to enable you to open a different project in the Studio or connects to a different workspace. For more information see the Getting Started Guide.

 

Edit project properties

Opens a dialog box where you can customize the settings of the current project.

For more information, see Customizing project settings.

   
 

Import

Opens a wizard that helps you to import different types of resources (files, items, preferences, XML catalogs, etc.) from different sources.

 

Export

Opens a wizard that helps you to export different types of resources (files, items, preferences, breakpoints, XML catalogs, etc.) to different destinations.

 

Exit

Closes the Studio main window.

 

Open/Edit Job Script

Opens a dialog box where you can open and customize an exported Job script.

For more information, see How to open an exported Job script.

Edit

Undo

Undoes the last action done in the Studio design workspace.

 

Redo

Redoes the last action done in the Studio design workspace.

 

Cut

Cuts selected object in the Studio design workspace.

 

Copy

Copies the selected object in the Studio design workspace.

 

Paste

Pastes the previously copied object in the Studio design workspace.

 

Delete

Deletes the selected object in the Studio design workspace.

 

Select All

Selects all components present in the Studio design workspace.

View

Zoom In

Obtains a larger image of the open Job.

 

Zoom Out

Obtains a smaller image of the open Job.

 

Grid

Displays grid in the design workspace. All items in the open Job are snapped to it.

 

Snap to Geometry

Enables the Snap to Geometry feature.

Window

Perspective

Opens different perspectives corresponding to the different items in the list.

 

Show View...

Opens the [Show View] dialog box which enables you to display different views on the Studio.

 

Maximize Active View or Editor...

Maximizes the current perspective.

 

Preferences

Opens the [Preferences] dialog box which enables you to set your preferences.

For more information about preferences, see Setting Talend Studio preferences.

 

Reset Perspective... 

Returns the open perspective to its initial state. 

Help

Welcome

Opens a welcoming page which has links to Talend Studio documentation and Talend practical sites.

 

Help Contents

Opens the Eclipse help system documentation.

 

Install External Software...

Opens a dialog box which allows you to install external plug-ins online.

Warning

The online installation is not recommended because your studio may encounter unexpected errors if the plugin is not installed properly.

 

About Talend Studio

Displays:

-the software version you are using,

-detailed information on your software configuration that may be useful if there is a problem,

-detailed information about plug-in(s),

-detailed information about Talend Studio features.

 

Export logs

Opens a wizard that helps you to export all logs generated in the Studio and system configuration information to an archived file.

 

Studio Quick Tour

Opens a step-by-step presentation that introduces the Repository, the Design Workspace, the Configuration Tabs, and the Palette of Talend Studio.

 

About License

Opens the [About License] dialog box where you can check the expiration date of your license and load a new license if needed.

 

Cheat Sheets...

Displays a dialog box where you can select a cheat sheet to open.

Note

You have access to this view only if you have a Master Data Management or Data Quality license.

 

Install Additional Packages...

Opens the [Additional Talend packages] dialog box where you can select one or more packages provided by Talend to enhance your studio experience.