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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Can't detach database in SQL Server Management Studio after accidentally deleted mdf file

I'm working with a bunch of *.mdf files which I'm attaching on my local computer. After I accidentally deleted the a folder containing some of the *.mdf files, I'm unable to view the databases in SQL ...
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MS Access 2010 “The expression ”|“ you entered is invalid.”

This a very odd problem and I am hoping that someone here can figure it out. I get this error when working in a database and trying to FILTER a table by column and more than 1 value. For instance, ...
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Stubborn “Read-only” notification in Excel won't go away

I have a table in Excel that includes a set of cells copy-pasted from a TFS bulk edit worksheet. I'm usually careful and paste values only so that I don't get any of the data validation, etc. I'd like ...
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In Mysql Workbench, where is Synchronize Model with Database

As displayed in Mysql Database Synchronization documentation. I cannot find this particular Synchronize Model with Database window / wizard under Database -> I have Mysql Workbench 6.0.9.11421 ...
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Editing finished mysql table

I'm new to mysql and I want to edit my table. My primary key should be auto generated. So where can I get the option to edit my table? thanks
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MySQL “lost” all data (InnoBD)

Today I was making some work with site and I get error what MySQL can't rename file (to make changes in BD). Next I tried to restart MySQL, and it failed to stop MySQL. Then I did go to /var/lib/mysql ...
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How do you create database diagrams in Visio 2013?

I'm not trying to reverse engineer a database, simply trying to create a database diagram from scratch in Visio 2013 (Standard edition). If I choose the "Crow's Foot Database Notation.vstx" template ...
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How can I `diff` two Accumulo tables?

If I wanted to compare two similar Accumulo tables and highlight their differences, how could I do this? My first thought is creating database dumps and running Unix diff over the files, but that ...
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BDE Administrator closes unexpectedly when open database

I don't know what happened on my Windows XP Home system for doing this, always worked perfectly but now when i try open a database the DBE Administrator closes unexpectedly without showing any error. ...
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Replicate a Calculation Sheet for each customer

I created a LibreOffice sheet, with the detailed list of expenses. And a second list with the names and debts of each neighbour. However, I'd like to generate a personalise replica of the first ...
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What desktop computer hardware specifications are most important for database heavy applications?

I am purchasing a new personal desktop computer with the hope of improving performance for database-heavy applications (mostly data mining). I will want versatile hardware for all sorts of future ...
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Excel 2010 - Large Practitioner Database Consolidation

I have a database of 1800 employees (1 employee per row) and a binary confirmation of whether they have 1 or more of the 105 professional certifications we track (1 certification per column). I ...
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Cleared vs. Unformatted partition in GParted

I am running a database-like application that writes and reads data directly to and from a raw block device. I would like to create a new partition for this purpose, and I am using GParted. I've ...
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Split database index and table files with SSD?

I know in the good old days it was recommended that indexs and tables were placed on different drives to improve database performance. Is this still the case with SSDs when connected with SATA3? With ...
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delete a MySQL database with a strange name

I started to maintain a MySQL database and I have no idea who and why this database was created: "#mysql50#backup-2012-03-01". I want to get rid of this one, but the following commands did not work: ...
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Tool for converting tables into 2nd, 3rd and 4th normal forms? [closed]

I'm looking for a tool that will convert a table, in CSV format, into 2nd and 3rd normal forms. I've found many tutorials and examples on the process, but no tools. I'm running Windows 7 on PC.
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Converting firefox bookmarks to a database [closed]

I have more than 100,000 bookmarks in firefox. I want to save them in a contacts database so that I do not lose them and also easier to manage. The size of the html file is 55meg. How would I do ...
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Excel 2010 won't remember password when importing data

After connecting an Excel workbook with an SQL server (within a company network, over a static IP address, using the data connection wizard within Excel), if I close the workbook and reopen it, it ...
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Mirror server and ignore already-processed files

Before I start writing my own app for this, maybe there is already a better solution for the problem: I need to check an HTTP Server every day for new files to download and process. Basically these ...
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SQL Server Database Encryption [closed]

Let's say two programmers are working on a website for a store. They've created a small database for an online store. Users would have to register and provide a username(e-mail address) password,home ...