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I have several schemes and need to open different tables in different tabs from different schemes at the same time.

SQL Developer opens the table view in the same tab.

Clicking whilst holding Ctrl or Shift doesn't seem to help. Any ideas?

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up vote 19 down vote accepted

After a table is opened in a tab, pin it ( ie, click on pin ) to freeze the view of the table on that tab. Repeat the same for other tables you wish to open.

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Folow these steps:

  • Tools
  • Preferences
  • Database
  • ObjectViewer Parameters
  • Automatically Freeze Object Viewer Windows

Then restart SQL developer

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this doesnt answer the question, but it's what i was looking for so thanks :) – niahoo Jan 8 '14 at 14:23

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