Talend Studio menu bar - 6.2

Talend MDM Platform Studio User Guide

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6.2
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Talend MDM Platform
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Data Governance
Data Quality and Preparation
Design and Development
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Talend Studio

The Talend Studio menus include:

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

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

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

Note

The menus available on the menu bar may differ slightly according to the context in which you are working.

Menu

Menu item

Description

File

Close

Closes the current open view in the workspace.

 

Close All

Closes all open views in the 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

Closes the current session and launches another one to enable you to open a different project in the Studio.

 

Edit project properties

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

For more information, see Customizing project settings.

 

Switch Workspace

Connects to a different workspace.

For more information, see the Getting Started Guide.

 

Import

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

 

Export

Opens a wizard that helps you to export different types of resources (files, items, preferences, breakpoints, XML catalogs, and so on) 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 workspace.

 

Redo

Redoes the last action done in the workspace.

 

Cut

Cuts selected object in the workspace.

 

Copy

Copies the selected object in the workspace.

 

Paste

Pastes the previously copied object in the workspace.

 

Delete

Deletes the selected object in the workspace.

 

Select All

Selects all components present in the workspace.

View

Zoom In

Obtains a larger image of the open Job.

 

Zoom Out

Obtains a smaller image of the open Job.

 

Grid

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

 

Snap to Geometry

Enables the Snap to Geometry feature.

Window

Perspective

Enables you to open any of the different perspectives shown 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.

 

Save Perspective As... 

Open the [Save Perspective As...] dialog box that enables you to save the configuration of your current perspective in order to list it as a new perspective.

Help

Welcome

Opens a welcome page which has links to Talend documentation and other 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

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 the [Export Logs] wizard that helps you to export all logs generated in the Studio and system configuration information to an archive 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.

 

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.