Dose anyone know how use MSSQL Management Studio using Parallels on a Mac

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Dose anyone know how use MSSQL Management Studio using Parallels on a Mac
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I would like to modify a table, add a column set it's value etc..

I have the MSSQL database connection to the server and it is displaying on Mac via Parallels.

I can see my table and the colums..but how to add a column and modify???

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what are you using to connect and see the database?

have you installed sql server client tools?
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You guys don't know.... I have stated the following -
1.Dose anyone know how use MSSQL Management Studio using Parallels on a Mac
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It is obovious I know  Management Studio I have it loaded and working on a Mac using Parallels
It is connected and studio is displaying the database and yes I can write a query and select and do what ever using sql statements. But I do not know the commands using the Mac Mouse and Button Keys to be able to add a column and modify it
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I would like to modify a table, add a column set it's value etc..

I have the MSSQL database connection to the server and it is displaying on Mac via Parallels.

I can see my table and the colums..but how to add a column and modify???

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normally i create and maintain my tables through the query window....


alter table add column newname datatype etc...

update table set column = xxx


however if you must use the gui, and don't know the parralles supported mouse/keynoard combos

have you tried this

http://muffinresearch.co.uk/archives/2006/10/08/emulating-right-click-in-windows-under-parallels-desktop/

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Thanks for the hint

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