edit a dbf file Overview

DBF Viewer & Editor is a compact but powerful tool for viewing, editing, and printing DBF-format databases. It supports dBase, Clipper, FoxPro, Visual FoxPro and other dbf to csv linux DBF file formats. In contrast to many analogues, DBF Viewer & Editor is completely a Windows win7/9x/NT/2000/XP/Vista program. The user friendly graphic makes working with databases simple and hassle free. Most important parts of DBF Viewer & Editor code are written in Assembler, therefore the basic operations performs fast and the .exe file is very small (only 410Kb!). DBF Viewer & Editor uses its own database access tools and does not require external drivers for connection to dbf to pdf converter databases (such as ODBC or BDE) or additional libraries (.OCX, .DLL). The program allows you to add, delete, recall, sort, zap, pack records, view and edit files in DOS or Windows character sets, get detailed database information,export dbf files to txt/html format, convert csv and xls / xlsx to dbf format, import/export from MS Excel (including MS Excel 2007 and MS Excel 2010!), and search in a file. DBF Viewer & Editor comes with Installer/Uninstaller, documentation in HTML format, and sample files.

Editing Dbf Files


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How to Use Editing Dbf Files

DBF Database Viewer FAQ

1. It wont let me edit. Every time I change something in dbf datadase it goe's back to what it was.

- Toggle Edit button on, click on the appropriate cell, edit the data, and to savethe changes press Enter.

2. Can I use DBFView to undelete or delete items in dbf file extension?

- Just click on icon to the left of the record.

3. When printing a dbase file, sometimes I do not want to print all the fields, only afew (e.g. only the name and address, and not children's names etc.). Can thisfeature be implemented?

- To print needed fields only, change the order in which they are displayed by drag anddrop the header. You can also change the printed width of column by moving the headerdividers. If you do not want print the field, set the field width to zero.

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Filtering your Dbf Files

 Filtering your Dbf Files Filter

DBFView lets you filter dbf files according to specific criteria. Any data not matching the specified criteria is hidden from view. Filtered data, however, can be easily viewed again by removing the filter. Filtering is especially useful in large tables when you need to work only with records meeting your precise criteria.

When Table filtering is enabled, some DBFView commands will produce different results. These can include:

  • Cell formatting affects only visible Table cells
  • When printing the Table, only visible cells will be printed
  • The Sort command will affect visible cells

Running Table Filters

  • Click FILTER button on the toolbar  Filtering your Dbf Files or "Tools -> Filter" in the Main menu.
  • Additional filter row appears.
     Filtering your Dbf Files
  • In the column you want to filter type the name of a particular assignment (i.e., the condition) you want filtered. When you want to perform more complex filtering type filter criterias in several columns.
     Filtering your Dbf Files
  • Press Enter
    All rows fitting the criteria of the selected column/columns are displayed.
  • To remove the filter from your Table click the Filter button in filter row...  Filtering your Dbf Files
    In the appeared dialog click "Yes" Button.
     Remove the filter
    You can also remove the filter from your Table by clicking FILTER button on the toolbar  Filtering your Dbf Files .
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Support

For troubleshooting, feature requests and general help contact Customer Support at . Make sure to include details on your browser, operating system, DBFView version and a link (or relevant code). open sbf file

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