Add a server by clicking the + button in the title.
Typical connection string for a local MongoDB instance: mongodb://localhost:27017
Expand the connected server to see the Databases
Click on a collection to see the documents
Remove a server by right clicking on the server name and selecting the Remove Server command
Configure the user setting mongo.shell.path to your mongo shell executable path
Click on any DB to open the Mongo shell playground editor
Enter your scripts, eg: db.<collectionName>.find()
IntelliSense (completions) will be provided as you write your scripts
Select the script and press CMD+' (CTRL+' on Windows and Linux) to see the results
Edit your documents, right click, and choose the Update command to persist changes to the database
There are a couple of ways you can contribute to this repo:
Ideas, feature requests and bugs: We are open to all ideas and we want to get rid of bugs! Use the Issues section to either report a new issue, provide your ideas or contribute to existing threads.
Documentation: Found a typo or strangely worded sentences? Submit a PR!
Code: Contribute bug fixes, features or design changes:
Clone the repository locally and open in VS Code.
Open the terminal (press CTRL+`) and run npm install.
To build, press F1 and type in Tasks: Run Build Task.
Debug: press F5 to start debugging the extension.
Before we can accept your pull request you will need to sign a Contribution License Agreement. All you need to do is to submit a pull request, then the PR will get appropriately labelled (e.g. cla-required, cla-norequired, cla-signed, cla-already-signed). If you already signed the agreement we will continue with reviewing the PR, otherwise system will tell you how you can sign the CLA. Once you sign the CLA all future PR's will be labeled as cla-signed.