A database is an organized collection of data for one or more purposes, usually in digital form.

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How to view and/or edit a .mdb Jet MS Access database file?

I have a .mdb database file which originated from a MS Access Jet database. Is the some way to view this database, and even better, a way to edit and export it?
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I want to install and get to building a personal MySQL DB

So how do I go from installing MySQL from the Software Center to inputing data into fields and bringing in a comma delimited file? I've only had brief experience with MSAccess and OOo Base a long time ...
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Easy database tool (the more gui the better)

So a friend of mine wants to set up a database for managing his investigation data. But he does not know any programming. So i offered a little help but also want to make sure that he could manage his ...
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Database data modeler application

Is there some application for creating database data model diagrams that is able to generate SQL expressions which will create the database schema?
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Different locations for MySQL databases?

Can I configure MySQL to store a specific database in a separate place on disk? I still want any new databases to go to the default location, but there's a specific database that I'd like to have ...
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Postgresql 8.4 for newbies

Are there any how-to's or tutorials about postgresql 8.4 fro doing following things: Logging in to postgresql creating database getting into database environment adding or altering the tables ...
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OSS object oriented alternatives to oracle database

I want to know if oracle style object oriented database code can be written in mysql, postgresql or any OSS database softwares. I don't want to install the massive oracle db on my ubuntu to learn ...
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How can I install SQLite to be used with OpenOffice?

My GPS uses a SQLite database. I would like to access this data using OpenOffice to look at the relationship between data entries. Is there a way to install SQLite with OpenOffice?
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Problem in switching from PL/SQL Developer to SQL Developer

I want to become Ubuntu user, but SQL Developer is not comfortable enough for me. Main problem for me is that when I query data with select statemant and the result is displayed it is not possible to ...
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