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Active Query Builder Java Edition

Swing-based Java bean Visual SQL Query Builder

Active Query Builder Java Edition is a visual SQL query builder component suite that allows your end-users to build complex SQL queries via an intuitive visual interface.

The component has powerful API to analyze, parse and modify SQL queries. Active Query Builder Java Edition is a true two-way query builder, so that you can combine visual query building with direct SQL query text editing.

Have a look at the Demo Java applet built with Active Query Builder Java Edition.

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Active Query Builder Java Edition requirements

  • Built using standard Swing controls.
  • Compatible with JRE 6, 7.
  • Can be used in Java applets.
  • Supports all modern Java development environments. Successfully tested with NetBeans, Eclipse and IntelliJ IDEA.

Main Features of Active Query Builder Java Edition

  • Simple and clear visual SQL query building interface
    • Easy building of complex SQL queries with unions and sub-queries.
    • MS-Access style user-friendly interface with drag & drop support.
    • Two-way SQL query building (combined with SQL text editing).
    • Customizable SQL query text formatting.

  • Customizable query building environment
    • Complete substitution of unintelligible object and field names for user-friendly aliases.
    • Representing high-usage expressions and sub-queries as ordinary database objects and fields.

  • Easy metadata management
    • Selective hiding of unwanted objects, automatic filtration by schema or object name.
    • Loading metadata programmaticaly from different sources (via web services or from datasets).
    • Working disconnected from the database, storing metadata in XML files.

  • Powerful API to analyze and modify SQL queries
    • Restricting access to unwanted objects, preventing SQL query execution.
    • Quick access to comprehansive information about the query: database objects and fields, query columns and parameters.
    • Full access to internal query representation obejcts for SQL query analysis and modification.

  • Full feature list of Active Query Builder Java Edition.
  • Active Query Builder Java Edition - Applet Demo.

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Join Types

Automatic Joins Creation
Active Query Builder automatically determines relationships between tables and creates appropriate joins for them.

Different Join Types
Active Query Builder allows to define different join types and various server-specific query options visually.

Unions and Sub-queries

Unions and Sub-Queries
Unions, sub queries and derived tables can be accessed and built visually in Active Query Builder as easy as the main query.

Grouping, Sorting and Criteria
Active Query Builder allows to define grouping, sorting, and constructing criteria in a simple and direct way.

Active Query Builder Screenshots

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