Using Azure Cosmos DB Explorer

By | July 24, 2018

Related Tip: Working with Azure Cosmos DB using Visual Studio Code

Azure Cosmos DB Explorer

Open the Azure Cosmos DB Explorer by navigating to https://cosmos.azure.com/.  You can also launch it by clicking on the “Full Screen” option in the Data Explorer tool.

Azure CosmosDB Explorer - Open Explorer

When you select the “Open Full Screen” option,  it will bring a small dialog window to select the read and write operation, and based on that your security grant will permits.

Azure CosmosDB Explorer - Open

Click on “Open” to launch the Azure Cosmos DB Explorer. You can now then further continue using the Explorer.

Cosmos DB Explorer

Connecting Comos DB Explorer using Connecting String

You can access your Azure Cosmos DB using Connection String. With that, you don’t need access to the portal. If you have the connecting string, you can provide it in the explorer and start working with Cosmos DB.

Connect with Azure Cosmos DB Explorer

Author: Abhijit Jana

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