Where is the database stored?

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Where is the database stored?

Postby ksteele » Thu Sep 20, 2007 8:55 pm

Where is the database stored in version 3 beta 2 ?
What is the default name and file extension ?

Where is the database stored in version 2.5.5.998 ?
What is the default name and file extension ?
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Postby Blake » Thu Sep 20, 2007 9:20 pm

1. C:\Documents and Settings\<username>\Local Settings\Application Data\MediaMonkey

2. C:\Documents and Settings\Blake\My Documents\My Music\MediaMonkey
Mediamonkey.mdb
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Postby ksteele » Fri Sep 21, 2007 4:52 am

What is the default name and file extension for version 3 beta 2 ?
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Postby PetrCBR » Fri Sep 21, 2007 6:15 am

For MM2 it's MediaMonkey.mdb and for MM3 it's MM.DB.
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Postby Blake » Fri Sep 21, 2007 6:29 pm

oh, sorry, missed that bit :oops:
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any way to open mm.db in access or other program

Postby jamey » Fri Sep 28, 2007 10:59 pm

is there any way to open the new database that is in MM 3 and edit like you could in version 2?
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Postby nohitter151 » Fri Sep 28, 2007 11:24 pm

Only way I know of to open the DB in MM2 was to use MS access... MS access can also open .DB files.
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Postby MarineBrat » Sat Sep 29, 2007 12:28 am

nohitter151 wrote:MS access can also open .DB files.


But only if the .DB file is a Paradox database. The MM.DB file from MediaMonkey 3 is not a paradox database. It's SQLITE.
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Postby nohitter151 » Sat Sep 29, 2007 9:28 am

MarineBrat wrote:
nohitter151 wrote:MS access can also open .DB files.


But only if the .DB file is a Paradox database. The MM.DB file from MediaMonkey 3 is not a paradox database. It's SQLITE.


Ah, didn't know that. Maybe Openoffice?
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Postby jaynyc » Sat Sep 29, 2007 10:23 am

is it possible to change (customize) the storage location of the db?
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Postby Bex » Sat Sep 29, 2007 12:40 pm

Yes, it's done exactly as in MM2.
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Re: Where is the database stored?

Postby terryo » Wed Jan 13, 2016 11:35 pm

Where is the MMW database stored in Win 10 for v4.1.10.1778?
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Re: Where is the database stored?

Postby dtsig » Thu Jan 14, 2016 10:39 am

I believe it is in the same location as 7 & 8. There is a link in my signature to the info page
Where's the db and ini stored
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Re: Where is the database stored?

Postby rivorson » Thu Jan 21, 2016 11:13 am

C:\Users\[username]\AppData\Roaming\MediaMonkey\MM.db
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Re: Where is the database stored?

Postby botijo » Sun Feb 21, 2016 5:23 am

I think it is better to use Windows shortcuts where possible, as you can use those shortcuts everywhere in Windows, be it the file explorer or the command line or a file dialogue. In this case, a typical MM installation stores its database as:
%APPDATA%\Mediamonkey\MM.db

A portable installation stores the DB inside the installation directory, \Portable\MM.db .
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