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    as1003
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    I'm a newbie to mySQL so I'm hoping somebody could help me by shedding some light on converting Access dbs to mySQL. I know there are scripts available, but some help maybe on getting them to work?
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    Iharizaka Rahaingoson
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    Check out for the Access VBA script at http://www.cynergi.net/exportsql/. It would be too long to include here. I dit not test it myself yet. It should work under both Access 97 and 95. Otherwise, see also MySQL command LOAD_DATA_INFILE for loading text files.
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    Sumeet Sharma
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    try and copy the access database as an txt file...(cut and copy from the browse mode)...now u will have ur data in the space seperated form...use the load data infile syntax in MYSQL to load file...
    u can also use the exportsql file mentioned above...u have to use it as an macro...
    it will create a mysqldump.txt which u will ahve to execute in mysql...
    both the ways r good ...thougth u may try teh previous one for fast transfer...


    [This message has been edited by Sumeet Sharma (edited 11-01-99).]

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