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SQL Create Database Statement

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Besides creating the database from the DBMS software like Oracle, MyQL, Microsoft Access etc. We can also create database with the query language. It is as simple as writing a SELECT, INSERT, UPDATE, DELETE Statement.

Creating a database using query language is very useful if for example you deploy your application to a computer that doesn’t have a database yet.

We can create a new database with the following syntax

SQL Create Database Syntax

CREATE DATABASE database_name

Example # 1

Now let's create a new database named "new_db".

CREATE DATABASE new_db

If you are using PhpMyAdmin you can simply paste the code above at the SQL table can click execute button to create a database named "new_db".

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Submitted byAnonymous (not verified)on Sat, 04/09/2011 - 20:25

i need database queries for bill book system
Submitted byAnonymous (not verified)on Sat, 06/11/2011 - 11:24

very useful one and im learning more and more

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