Creating a Control File (*.odc)

  • First select the new database icon ( or select "New" from the "File" menu or type "Ctrl+N" on the keyboard.
  • Once the "Save As" dialog box has appeared, type the file name of the new ObjectDatabase++ Control file (*.odc).
  • Once completed select "Save".
    note: ObjectDatabase++ creates two files, firstly the control file contains the information about all the tables within the database and also give a central point of access for transactions. The second file is if logging file (*.odl) that contains the saved transaction details before ObjectDatabase++ edits any of the table files.
    note: Once completed, then you are able to create the table files