How Do I Switch Tools and Start Using SQL Developer?

So you have decided to give Oracle SQL Developer a try. You’ve been working with Oracle for 15+ years, and you’re a bit set in your ways. But not THAT set in your ways. Want some advice for getting started in SQL Developer?

Here goes…

Go cold turkey.

Put down your other tool(s). Pick up SQL Developer. Use just SQL Developer for a few weeks. When you get lost, or don’t know where to click (more...)