A file with contents formatted as comma-separated values.

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Postgres \copy from CSV: how to format range variables?

Consider a Postgres table containing a range variable: CREATE TABLE my_table (t_range tsrange, field1 text); If I want to manually insert a row via psql, I can run: INSERT INTO my_table (t_range, ...
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MySql Workbench Data Import .csv

Hi I am trying to use to MySql Workbench Data Import facility to import a .csv file (thousands of records). However it stops importing the first 5 records. After studying the .csv file I could see ...
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MySQL output file location - accessing server files

I am running the MySQL Workbench 6.2 CE on Windows7. I have an output table of 200,000 rows and I need to save it. I will have to repeat this task, so I would like to iterate the following code: ...
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how to import .xls file into SQLite database?

I have an issue with importing .xls file into SQLite database. I am working on windows xp and using a SQLite manager for maintain the database. I can import the .csv file to the database by using ...
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Importing CSV file using SQL Server Import and Export Wizard (SQL Server Express)

So I am having a heck of a time importing a CSV file. The ultimate goal is to create a repeatable process to import the file. The only way I've been able to import the file is in a roundabout way ...
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SQLite CSV import won't create a table automatically

According to https://www.sqlite.org/cli.html#csv, sqlite> .mode csv sqlite> .import C:/work/somedata.csv tab1 There are two cases to consider: (1) Table "tab1" does not previously ...
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Create a table from a CSV file with headers

I'm seeking to find a way to generate a new MySQL table solely based on the contents of a specified CSV. The CSV files I'll be using have the following properties; "|" delimited. First row ...
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question regarding csv format?

CSV format cannot be used for importing text files to a database unless the table for the data is already defined in the database. is this true or false?
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How can I get PostgreSQL to not advance sequences when COPY fails?

I'm importing CSV files into a relatively simple PostgreSQL database. (The CSVs are sometimes created manually from information in a book, sometimes created from spreadsheets with a little massaging ...
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Import quoted CSV

I have a set of quoted CSV files, which I need to import into SQL Server. Files look like this: "ColA","ColB","ColC" "12345","John Smith","-75.33" "12356","Jane Doe","43.12" BCP and BULK INSERT ...
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Fill a GTT with external data each session

I have to import an external csv file into a table in database each day. The file is encoded in 'UCS2-LE BOM'. I have found a solution using external tables and bulk insertion, but the problem is to ...
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Importing CSV's into MySQL(5.6) tables leaves date fields as 0000-00-00

During the import from a CSV file created from an MS Access table into a MySQL table it converts all date fields in the csv into 0000-00-00. I use the following Load Data command for the import. ...
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Export data from a CCURE 800/8000 System using a pair of ODBC data sources?

I'm working on a security system called CCURE 800/8000 and trying to export some entrance / exit data from the Activity Monitor that logs when people use their badges to enter and exit the building. ...
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leading 0 missing in column when exporting to csv

I have a query I export which is then used to import products into our website. One of the ways we help people find products more easily is by using a long and short item code. It's basically the ...
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Best DB structure for large CSVs?

I have previously posted on stackoverflow, however, I have been directed here. I'm getting to the stage where I need to analyse lots of flat CSVs: Read-in around 500GB of CSVs (e.g. daily data ...
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SSIS - Update Specific Cell in CSV

I have a pre-defined csv template. The header row begins on row 5. Prior to this I have a date value in cell B2. How do I update this cell value in SSIS?
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How to pivot a CSV file into a table

Input: a CSV file which cannot be changed prior to import Desired Output: A table where CSV_File.Name is a column and CSV_File.TagValue is the data in that column with a Key field Timestamp column ...
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Load data - fields terminated by character appearing within a field statement

I have an issue with loading data from a csv file. The question is, without preprocessing, is it possible to have an exception in the following code load data local infile 'Program.csv' into table ...
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Restore .dmp file into csv

We have asked our clients for certain data in a csv file format and we just got a .dmp file. I have been trying to open it using MySQL as if it were .dump but it doesn't work. I have seen other ...
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Uber-wide tables: Time to switch to Mongo?

As a web developer, I've typically only worked with nice, normalized tables in SQL-based RDBMS, but I'm doing some data consolidation for a researcher who will be analyzing correlations between all ...
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MySQL LOAD DATA INFILE Error Code 1366. Incorrect integer value: ' '

I've been trying to upload a CSV table into my remote server database but I find an error. I use MySQL in a RedHat Linux distrib. My mycsv.csv file looks like this: ...
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Import CSV file into Mysql with Multiple Delimiters/Field Separators

I'm trying to import a large csv file into Mysql. Unfortunately, the data within the file is separated both by spaces and tabs. As a result, whenever I load the data into my table, I end up with ...
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SSIS Repeated Header In CSV File

I am writing to a csv file in a Foreach loop. For each loop the code is writing the header so it appears repeatedly throughout the file. How do I ensure the header only appears once? I have tried ...
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Import CSV to MySQL with long text fields

I'm trying to import a CSV file (';' separated) to a MySQL table. Normaly, I use a SQL like: LOAD DATA LOCAL INFILE 'local-path/file.csv' INTO TABLE tmp_table CHARACTER SET latin1 FIELDS TERMINATED ...
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HeidiSQL: Import CSV

A few lines of my CSV: "id","date","date_","pow","ene","reac" "ES0134000563024539AM0F","2013-05-02","2013-06-05","62","43","43" "ES0134000573024539AM0F","2013-05-02","2013-06-05","62","43","43" ...
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Copying CSV file to temp table with dynamic number of columns?

I am wondering if there is a way to copy a csv file into a temp table where the number of columns is unknown in the csv file. The DB software I'm using is PgAdmin III. I figured out that if I do know ...
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import CSV into mysql table via command prompt (MySQL 5.6.25)

I'm trying to load CSV's into a mysql database with this command: LOAD DATA LOCAL INFILE '\Users\userName\Downloads\tableName.csv' INTO TABLE tableName FIELDS TERMINATED BY ',' LINES TERMINATED BY ...
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Bulk Insert - (0 row(s) affected)

I am trying to import a .CSV file into a mssql table using bulk insert (Although I am open to other methods). I have a bulk insert sql statement but it says (0 row(s) affected) when I execute the the ...
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UPDATE from CSV generated with SQL JOINs

I want to do an UPDATE operation on DB by importing a CSV file. The complication is that I am creating the CSV by exporting the results generated by a Query containing SQL JOINs. How can I do an ...
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Compact Spool file from Sqlplus

I have scripts that I run in Oracle SQL Developer and then export the result to my pc as a csv. I now started using sqlplus with a .bat to run my scripts and spool the result to my pc. But I noticed ...
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Correct 'lines terminated by' for query

I am trying to query two tables of data and send them to a csv file for upload to a website. However i am having trouble getting the formatting to play ball. I want headings to separate into columns ...
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Save Results as CSV *with* headers in SSMS

With SQL Server 2008 R2, when I save the results as a CSV there are no headers. I can work around this by copying and pasting with the "Copy with Headers" , or just grab the headers and paste them in ...
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How to get line that causes error when loading from csv to MySQL

I'm trying to load data from CSV file, but occurs error Error Code: 1366. Incorrect integer value: 'abcdxxx' for column 'col' at row 123545. I Have file with multiple breaklines CRLF's in content, ...
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MySQL import csv file ERROR 13 (HY000): Can't get stat of /path/file.csv (Errcode: 2)

I am an absolute beginner to MySQL (5.5.34) / Linux (Ubuntu 12.04 LTS)` I have created a simple database with one table. When trying to import data into it via a 'data_test.csv file an error message ...
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MySQL Error when importing CSV with empty fields

I have CSV file with exported table, that has rows with fields that do not contain values. Columns are separated using "," and if fields have no values they look like that: ,,,,,, I tried to load data ...
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Export the pivot-table-with-dynamic-columns as CSV

Export the pivot-table-with-dynamic-columns as CSV. I Need to export the following Query As CSV. SELECT id, name, description,GROUP_CONCAT(if (DAYS='2015-01-01',AMOUNT,NULL)) As ...
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Import CSV or JSON file into DynamoDB

I have 1000 CSV files. Each CSV file is between 1 and 500 MB and is formatted the same way (i.e. same column order). I have a header file for column headers, which match my DynamoDB table's column ...
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import csv file into mysql with custom data change

I have a .csv file contains data like this: Username Password Email test123 123 test@foobar.com I'm currently using MySQL, and I have a table named user with some columns like this: ...
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Powershell Output Help

I have wriiten the following SQL script to execute using powershell. cls foreach ($svr in get-content "demo.txt") { $con = ...
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Excel Spreadsheet Import to MySQL

I want to add about 1000 records to a table that contains 31 fields. The worst part is those 1000 records are in the form of an excel sheet having some columns left unfilled. Is there any easy way to ...
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Postgresql csv to db translate foreign keys

I'm trying to import data from a csv to a postgresql database. the db table looks like this: CREATE TABLE texts( text_id serial PRIMARY KEY, topic_id integer REFERENCES topics, format_id integer ...
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Import CSV file - dynamic path

I am trying to import a csv file dynamically. This works: BULK INSERT #CSV FROM 'C:\Users\MyName\Desktop\Players.csv' WITH ( FIELDTERMINATOR = ',', ROWTERMINATOR = '\n' ) I would like to ...
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Import csv data from localhost emacs SQLi error MySQL

I'm trying to import LOAD DATA LOCAL INFILE "/home/frederic/cowtest.csv" INTO TABLE cow_db1 FIELDS TERMINATED BY "," ENCLOSED BY '"' LINES TERMINATED BY '\n' IGNORE 1 LINES (state_abb, ...
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Any way to mitigate the large server load during LOAD DATA LOCAL INFILE operations?

I'm using MySQL LOAD DATA LOCAL INFILE to load csv files, and have noticed that during these loads, server output speed to other users diminishes eg long page download times, logins timeout. The LOAD ...
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Importing CSV Files with Date Columns

I am working on a project that involves importing data via Apex's data workshop. Two of my columns contain dates in the format YYYY-MM-DD HH:MI:SS. Can anyone tell me how to get Apex to import these ...
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Importing CSV into multiple tables using PostgreSQL

I have a very big CSV file with the following format: TAG,TIME,VALUE as an example row: footag,2014-06-25 08:00:00.0,3400.0 I used to import it easily inside PostgreSQL 9.3 using the following: ...
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psql denies access to file when using COPY FROM

When I do this: COPY "mytable" FROM '/my/file.csv' WITH DELIMITER AS ',' CSV; On this: -rw-r--r-- 1 peter peter 54819176 2011-07-21 13:17 file.csv psql tells me this: ERROR: could not open ...
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Export database in one file with every dataset existing

I've got a unusual question. The human resources needs to export an old DB to a new one. And the guys managing the new DB wants one csv file with every dataset existing. I did a Relational database ...
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Export Postgres table on remote server to CSV file on local machine?

I have access to DB on remote server where I can do only select command, So, I can execute: COPY products TO '/tmp/products.csv' DELIMITER ','; But on that server I don't have permission to ...
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SQLCMD - add date to CSV. When run inside Command Prompt it works, when in Job then %date

I've been battling for hours to add a date to a CSV name: For brevity, Im just taking the first character of the date here. In SQL Command, this works: sqlcmd -S localhost -d master -E -W -w 999 -s ...