|Subject||RE: [firebird-support] Extreme Newb Question: Viewing FDB tables/data... simply?|
> Hello,you could get the ODBC driver for a start, then connect using Access if
> We have software we use to keep a database of customer information and
> transactions. We want a certain amount of information about each
> transaction, which is definitely stored in the database, but the
> software does not support this feature. Essentially, we need customer
> names, dates and transaction amount. Our software does not support
> exporting this information to a usable form for us.
> The software uses a firebird database.
> Is there any way for us to access the information in our database
> outside of the main application that uses it? Can anyone point me in
> the direction of getting this data? I have some experience programming
> with SQL databases, but not a ton.
> Any ideas?
that's your only tool.
There are better options but this at least tell you if you could understand
the data in it's normalised state enough to proceed.