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Posted bylion2
Posted on02/09/05 02:20 PM

I understand exactly what MySQL is and if I wanted to I can write my own GUI (but it would be way too simple and I wont be able to implement certain functions I want). There are GUI's out there, just not any good ones (from the ones I used).

I want something to help me administer the database much like Enterprise Manager for SQL Server helps you manage the DB's. I especially need importing from access, which is a breeze to do in SQL Server.
I can write my own queries to retrieve records from access and insert them into a MySQL DB, but I want something graphical.

> I don't think you understand, MySQL is a database engine like MS Jet, but there
> is no MS Jet GUI or anything, MS Jet is just a tool applications can use when
> they need database functions. MySQL can be useful for web pages that require
> customer and product databases, etc... It's a database engine and not a
> database program.
> > I really
> > want a GUI that would allow me to cut and paste easily from Access or Excel.
> Im
> > really looking for a free GUI.
> In that case your best bet would be to try the OpenOffice.org 2.0 preview build
> which has a database program (scroll down on this article to see screenshots).


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*MySQL GUI  lion201/26/05 09:14 AM
.*phpMyAdmin?  newsdee02/01/05 06:48 PM
.*Re: MySQL GUI  Halcyon01/31/05 02:51 AM
...Re: MySQL GUI  lion202/09/05 02:20 PM
..*Re: MySQL GUI  smf02/09/05 01:35 PM