Using Quantify's Database (DB) Tools
  • 23 Jan 2024
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Quantify's Database (DB) Tools is a valuable tool for helping you manage your Quantify database. You can use it to create and delete your database, as well and back up and restore it.

Note: If you have not installed Quantify's Database Tools, you can download it here and install it from here.

Using Quantify's Database (DB) Tools to Create a New Database

Quantify's Database Tools makes creating a database very easy. You can use this utility on any machine that hosts SQL Server and the Quantify database.

To create a database:

  1. Click the Start menu, then locate and select Database Tools for SQL from the Quantify sub-menu.
    The Quantify Database Tools dialog appears.
  2. Click Create.

    Quantify creates the database and displays a confirmation dialog.
  3. Click OK.
    The Quantify Database Tools dialog returns.
  4. Click Close.

Using Quantify's Database (DB) Tools to Back Up a Database

Quantify's Database Tools makes creating database backups simple and easy. You can use this utility on any machine that hosts SQL Server and the Quantify database.

To back up a database:

  1. Click the Start menu, then locate and select Database Tools for SQL from the Quantify sub-menu.
    The Quantify Database Tools dialog appears.
  2. Click Backup.

    The Backup Database dialog appears.
  3. Click Browse.

    The Backup to File dialog appears.
  4. Navigate to the directory into which you want to save the backup file and click Save.

    The Backup Database dialog returns.
  5. Click OK.

    When the backup is complete, a confirmation dialog appears.
  6. Click OK.
    The Quantify Database Tools dialog returns.
  7. Click Close.

To send a database to Avontus support see Sending a Database to Avontus Support.

Using Quantify's Database (DB) Tools to Restore a Database

Quantify's Database Tools makes restoring a database quick and easy. You can use this utility on any machine that hosts SQL Server and the Quantify database.

To restore a database:

  1. Click the Start menu, then locate and select Database Tools for SQL from the Quantify sub-menu.
    The Quantify Database Tools dialog appears.
  2. Click Restore.

    The Restore Database dialog appears.
  3. Click Browse.

    The Restore from File dialog appears.
  4. Navigate to the directory in which the appropriate database file resides and click Save.

    The Restore Database dialog returns.
  5. Click OK.

    When the restoration is complete, a confirmation dialog appears.
  6. Click OK.
    The Quantify Database Tools dialog returns.
  7. Click Close.

To send a database to Avontus support see Sending a Database to Avontus Support.

Using Quantify's Database (DB) Tools to Delete a Database

Quantify's Database Tools makes deleting a database very easy. You can use this utility on any machine that hosts SQL Server and the Quantify database.

To delete a database:

  1. Click the Start menu, then locate and select Database Tools for SQL from the Quantify sub-menu.
    The Quantify Database Tools dialog appears.
  2. Click Delete.

    A confirmation dialog appears.
  3. Click Yes.
    Quantify deletes the database and displays a confirmation dialog.
  4. Click OK.
    The Quantify Database Tools dialog returns.
  5. Click Close.

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