NaviKey's tab view
If you want to use NaviKey's tab view, you have to add the following line to the NaviKey.props
Can I use DiversityNavigator for handling non-biodiversity data?
Yes, you can. You can manage any data with DiversityNavigator
DiversityNavigator is a JAVA application and can be used on all platforms that support the Java Runtime Environment (http://www.java.com/de/download/manual.jsp
- Windows NT/2000/XP
- Mac OSX
Which Version of the Java Runtime Environment do I need?
Where can I get the most recent version of DiversityNavigator?
How to install DiversityNavigator?
How are error messages handled?
Error messages are shown in the tab sheet and written into the log file diversity-navigator.log
Are there any demo databases for testing purposes?
Yes, there are serval demo databases:
|Database name ||Database type ||Database location|
| DiversityChecklists_LIASchecklists_DNDemo|| postgreSQL || dbdemo.diversitynavigator.net|
| DiversityDescriptions_LIASlight_DNDemo || postgreSQL || dbdemo.diversitynavigator.net|
| DiversityDescriptions_LIASlight_DNDemo || HSQL || local|
| DiversityTaxonNames_Fungi_DNDemo || SQL Server 2000 || 188.8.131.52|
| DiversityTaxonNamesCache_DNDemo || postgreSQL || dbdemo.diversitynavigator.net|
| DiversityTaxonNamesCache_DNDemo || HSQL || local|
User and Password for accessing the demo databases
|Type of database ||User ||Password|
| server databases || guest || V27xa92a|
| local databases || sa || (none)|
Where does DiversityNavigator store my user settings?
DiversityNavigator creates a new direcotry named .diversity_navigator
in your user home directory. All configuration files are stored there.
What database types does DiversityNavigator support?
DiversityNavigator supports the following database types:
For more informations, see Databases
How can I edit the list of predefined database connections?
See Database Connection
How can I access a local HSQL database?
| Driver || org.hsqldb.jdbcDriver|
| Accesspoint || jdbc:hsqldb:file:<database-name>|
| User || sa|
I can't enter a ' in HSQL databases. What's wrong?
Nothing is wrong. Just enter two subsequent '.
The NaviKey plugin doesn't display the units of numeric characters. How can they be displayed?
Find the Navikey.props file in your configurations directory and simply add the following line:
How can I delete my configuration settings or restore the default settings?
- All configurations files are stored in your user home directory in the folder .diversity_navigator.
- If you delete this directory DiversityNavigator will automatically restore the default settings when relaunched.
- You may reenter all database passwords then
- You may also backup the entire folder .diversity_navigator
- Location of .diversity_navigator:
|System ||User ||Directory|
| Linux || xyz || /home/xyz/.diversity_navigator|
| Mac OSX || xyz || /Users/xyz/.diversity_navigator|
| Windows || xyz || C:\Dokumente und Einstellungen\xyz\.diversity_navigator|
I cannot edit the data of a table. What could be the reason?
- You don't have the appropriate rights within the database.
- Check your table for the primary key. Tables without a primary cannot be edited.