How to Connect to Derby

Connecting to the database will require to enter the host, port, database user and password as explained in the Connection Dialog.

Connection Modes

Derby database may run in two modes:

Tip Firewalls & anti-viruses may block database connections. Read How to enable Firewall connections.

Enable ASE-256 Encryption

For this you need two files from the Oracle web site. There are a set for each major version of Java. Look on Oracle website for "Java Cryptography Extension (JCE) Unlimited Strength Jurisdiction Policy Files"

You should copy the US_export_policy.jar and local_policy.jar files into the Java jre\lib\security folder. Look for currently used Java in DbSchema Help / About dialog.

You can find the files on this page for JDK/JRE 8. It's a ways down the page and you have to click the Download link to get the files.