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Opening A Database

With Design Manager you can open a database you want to add elements to. The database elements display in the right pane.

To open a database

  1. Choose Open from the Database menu (or click Database > Recent Files to select from the last ten databases opened).
    You see a list of databases and templates in your local data directory.
    Select Database
    Toolbar IconUse the Open Database toolbar button as a shortcut to the Database > Open command.
  2. Select the database you want to open.
  3. Click Open.
    You see the database elements in the right pane.
    Database Pane


Use the right-click menu in the left pane to open the selected library in the right pane where you can change it.