What is new in MongoChef 4.2.0

Today we are very excited to announce that we have just released MongoChef 4.2.0! This release brings many improvements and new features you have asked for, for example: Improved SSH/SSL support We have significantly expanded our SSH/SSL support. We now support most ciphers, key exchange protocols, message authentication codes (MACs) as well as DER-encoded private keys. Option to […]

How to temporarily enable/disable stages in your MongoDB aggregation pipeline

With the release of MongoChef 4.1.1, we have a made it super-easy to quickly disable stages temporarily in your aggregation query. This often comes in very handy while debugging your aggregation query. To demonstrate this, let’s consider the following simple aggregation query on the City of Chicago’s publicly available housing database. Our aggregation pipeline consists of 4 stages: […]

What’s new in MongoChef 4.1.1

Today we are very excited to announce that we have just released MongoChef 4.1.1! This release brings many improvements and new features you have asked for, for example: Disabling of aggregation pipeline stages In the aggregation tab, it is now super-easy to disable certain stages temporarily from your aggregation pipeline. This is a very convenient feature when […]

What’s new in MongoChef 4.1.0

Great news everyone! Today, we just released MongoChef 4.1.0! This release brings many improvements and new features you have asked for, for example: Refresh GridFS view automatically after sort-by option selection has changed Previously, when you changed the sort-by option in your GridFS view, seemingly nothing would happen – because MongoChef waited for an explicit, user-triggered […]

How to Color Your Connections and Databases in MongoChef

MongoChef now has a coloring feature that is aimed at helping you quickly differentiate visually between your live data and test data and avoid possible accidents coming from mixing these two. This is a short walk through on how to use this useful little feature. Let’s face it, we have all been there. Or, it is actually […]

How to Have a Side-By-Side View of Multiple Tabs with MongoChef

This blog post is a visual walk through of how MongoChef has implemented one of your most requested features which is the ability to have side-by-side tabs. Very frequently, you probably encounter one of these use cases: You want to easily compare test and production data sets You simply want to look at and quickly compare […]