A collection of data that is usually organized into tables for different data objects. Tables usually consists of records on instances of the data objects.

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How to recover MySQL database on xampp/windows using ib/frm files?

I'm using xampp on Windows 7. Couple of tables of my Wordpress database got corrupted. When I view the database in phpmyadmin, the tables have the message "in use". I tried repairing/checking/...
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Inserting Crackstation's Wordlist into a database table

I'm trying to insert Crackstation's 1.5 billion wordlist (15gig) into a database table. I've tried SQLite and Postgres both with no luck so far via the command line. Both get upset that the data ...
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Reads vs Writes

Consider a Database which is being constantly accessed (read,write,update,deletions etc) , for instance the Database for some particular airlines. I can understand simultaneous writes/updates can ...
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The “smart” way to crawl the web [closed]

I have a project in which I have to crawl the web for lyrics, I am implementing depth-first search and I am making a database in a list (which contains nested lists which will later be saved in a file)...
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I want to install and configure MySQL Server silently with remote access

How NSIS MySql Silent install and configure to enable remote machine access. **ExecWait "C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.0\bin\mysqlinstanceconfig.exe -i -q ServiceName=MySQL RootPassword=root ...
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Can a file system's logical structure (including symlink targets) be represented in a single lightweight file (non-binary)?

After playing with multiple SQL and NoSQL databases over the years I feel the best way for me to ensure portability in my personal apps that are data-centric is to avoid all bonafide databases ...
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phpMyAdmin used by java application

I have a MySQL database running at a site using phpMyAdmin. My problem is that I want to use this database inside a Java application which runs as a regular, non browser, application. The problem is ...
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Hide a Database in a .jpg picture [duplicate]

Is there any way to put a database in a picture with a command prompt only (like copy /b 1.db+2.jpg 3.jpg) but keep the Database and the Image intact? I dont want to use any software. I want put my ...
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Dumping an SQLite database stored as dll file?

A little background first: I need to extract a database from an SQLite dll file for my client who has burned bridges with the previous dev. I have these 4 files sitting on my desktop: System.data....
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Host a database server with a different hosting company [closed]

I am hosting my app and database in Linode. I want to scale it by having a separate database server, but I reckon I don't need to pay $10/month for another VPS with Linode for the database server. I ...
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Data modelling, calculation and visualization tools?

I often need to make decisions based on various kinds of data and their calculation results/visualizations respectively. For simple, tabular data I usually make Excel spreadsheets, however most of the ...
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Read an SQL database to control a light bulb

I have an idea for a game room score board. I would like to turn a light bulb on or off depending on a flag in a database. So let's say I have a column called "out". For out=1, one bulb would be lit, ...
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Shortening an Excel formula if possible

I am unable to shorten an Excel formula I am using in an Excel database. I've googled it, but this appears to be already the shortest way from the first page on Google. =COUNTIF(K:K,"Busy")+...
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Index files and folders in windows

I want to create a database of all files and folders within a specific location (say, E:\movies). How can I do this? Is there any software which can do this for me? Otherwise do I need to write code ...
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Excel - auto-fill blank cells or 0 in B:B to a dummy e-mail address which changes sequentially

I am creating a database in Excel that requires an e-mail address to be assigned to each row or user. While some users have an e-mail address in the original CSV file the majority do not. Each e-mail ...
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How to fix botched Outlook CSV data export 2013

When I exported contacts from outlook into a CSV file (to later upload it to Insightly database), it placed company names as part of the email address, it looks like this: Column named "E-mail" ...
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How to use ShemaSpyGui for view database diagram

I installed Postgre today and I want to watch database shema. I resolvse to use schemaSpy and download it and also schemaSpyGui and then I see: This is the command (password not displayed!) ...
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OpenFire connect to SQL Server Database: Network error IOException: Connection refused

I am trying to get OpenFire to run with my SQL Server. I am following the instructions at Instructions. I have created a new database, named it OpenFireDB, and have created a new login and user, both ...
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How does social media sites store posts [closed]

Do social media sites such as Facebook and twitter, store posts in a database? Like mysql? Wouldn't the database be extremely large? Does Facebook or social media sites remove old post?
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Extending an formula over multiple cells

I want to set up an excel table where: A:A is my 1st data table B:B is my result table C:C is my "Column" table D:D is my "Row" table E:E is my 2nd data table I want the result of the function to ...
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Photo Organizer that works from many computers to one file server

I have a file server in the closet. It runs Ubuntu, and exports my photo library as NFS4 and SMB. I have children and a wife who all also want access to these photos. Right now, the archive has the ...
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Are Intel i7 core mobile processors decent enough for software development? [closed]

I'm reaching out because I'm in the market for a new laptop, and I would like something light that I can take with me for a job interview or meet clients, so I can demonstrate my source code and ...
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Recover back end database password from front end connection string

I built an MS Access database about a year ago and set separate passwords for the "front end" and "back end" components of the database. It's been a long time since I've had to access the back end ...
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SFTP transfer a file from server to desktop

I am trying to compete an assignment for school and I have one final step. I have use the "put" command to load the file. Then ran a spool and the file followed by ending the spool. Now I am back at ...
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Database-based word document

I will take an example, it'll be easier: So I have a database about classrooms. There is student db which contains all the students like so: id name surname slug class 0 John ...
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How to split one row in Excel into multiple rows for database management

I have a set of data that is currently 39,000 rows and 27 columns. The first column is the ID number. The subsequent columns correspond to elections, with the date of the election in row 1 (cells B1-...
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Are there any NULL bytes in an MS Access database?

Mercurial diffs files only if it is "not binary", where "binary" is defined as "contains a NULL byte". Do databases in MS Access (.mdb) contain null bytes?
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Auto-Fill Textfields in PDF from external sites?

So I've got an editable PDF with 2 text fields. Name and EMail. The PDF is locally as in on my current PC. The database is remote, and has 2 fields called "Name" and "EMail". However it is not a ...
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Pulling out data from a spreadsheet

I need to add information of clients who have visited the office, which department, who they were referred by, who they were referred to etc. I have linked a screenshot of what I have currently made ...
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mysql backup verification

Im not a dabase admin or advanced database user or advanced linux user.. but I would like to know how to verify mysql dumps because I am backing up my own sites manually. Normally when backing up lot ...
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Excel ODBC - General 'How does it work?'

Thinking of moving a couple of linked spreadsheets into a database model instead. However, I have a lot of non-technical uses who can just barely use Excel but having them use something like MS Access ...
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getting error in mysql— #1064 error while creating trigger

I need to create a trigger for a table called try.. which will execute after something is entered into the table..(I am using phpmyadmin mysql) But i am getting #1064 error while creating it.. My ...
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How do I connect to some local DB server in MS SQL Server 2012? [closed]

I installed MS SQL Server and now want to create some tables and do some queries ... I need to have some local DB Server running to do that right? When I installed SQL Server there was no option to ...
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how do I alter the structure of a table in SugarCRM CE?

How do I add fields to the opportunities table so that they propagate? From within Studio > Opportunities > Fields I added fields. Pardon, I don't understand the next step to effect a change ...
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How to create a database from psql user (not linux user)

I' ve studied some PostgreSQL. In the principle i' ve been teach to create a postgress's user with same name of my linux's user. Now i want to try to make an application, and for this reason i would ...
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Transactions per second in a database (say PostgreSQL)

I refer to 2 documentation pages on PostgreSQL's site: #1 and #2. From these, we see the transaction log is flushed to disk 5 times per second (wal_writer_delay = 200ms), and we also see the RDBMS won'...
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I'd like to create a database of pictures. Where to begin? [closed]

I'd like to create a searchable database of images. I'd like something a little expandable, meaning I'd like to define my own fields and be able to search on them, but I'd also like to be able to ...
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Creating user with password or changing password doesn't work in PostgresQL

I'm trying to create a new user role or change existing one's password to be able to work locally with PostgresQL. I'm working on Ubuntu. I can modify the attributes of an user, but for some reason ...
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How do I convert a .csv file to a database?

I have an 8GB .csv file with 6 columns and 202,176,000 rows. How would I convert that to an OpenOffice database(.db) file?
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Strategy for Incremental Datasource fetchings in Excel

I am in an scenario with a table that is refresh by a third app every week. I need to keep accumulating all data in Excel, using an ODBC connection to the database. I am wondering Approach 1: Is ...
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Pull Couchbase database over ssh from remote server

I am working on a Debian environment and I have to pull a Couchbase database from a remote server location into my local Dev environment. I wasn't able to find any kind of details on this topic so ...
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Is there such thing as a portable database that runs easily OsX and Windows?

I need to make a small database for a project at school (not computer related at all, I'm indexing and categorizing paper documents of a research projet). The thing is that in september, my semester ...
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Use Excel to query Sybase database

Excel offers the ability to connect to external data sources. I am told I can connect to a Sybase database to import some data into excel from a query. How do I do this? I have the following: Query ...
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SQLite GUI for my grandma

I created a SQLite database for my grandmother to store all her poems because I was tired to see her search/copy/paste across many different Word documents. Yet I have still to convince her to use it. ...
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Configuring PHPMyAdmin to connect to remote database

After Googling the possibility of using PHPMyAdmin to connect to remote databases, I found this article, which confirms that this is supported after a simple config edit. In the article, the author ...
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How can data collation from different sources in Excel file be accomplished?

I am trying to make a main database Excel file from 5 different colleagues in the same company using Office 2013. The format is going to be same, but how to keep this automatically updated in the Main ...
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Are databases more expensive to host and serve than files? [closed]

I've observed a large percentage of hosts have very harsh limits on database space but generous limits on disk space. 100GB disk / 2 GB database seems quite common. To me, this makes little sense ...
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postgres, change data field type of a table

I am using postgres and I have a table with a column whose data type is timestamp without time zone. I would like to change the data type to bigint. I am trying to store number of seconds since 1970 ...
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How to display text in UTF8 from mysql /phpmyadmin?

I have a database with multiple tables. The database and table and every row of table is set to utf8_romanian_ci. Every name which I import that contains diacritics will not be displayed correctly. ...
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What type of database is used in large softwares? [closed]

I recently made an application in Java FX. The database used in it was MySQL. When I tried to run my application a system I got some errors because MySQL was not present in that system. My doubt is ...