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I need to import.csv file throught windwos command line terminal in defined table.

I trying this command :

C:\xampp\mysql\bin\mysql -u root -p dbname dbtablename < C:\xampp\htdocs\site\csvfolder\import.csv

but it does not works. What i am doing wrong ?

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I believe you have to use LOAD DATA INFILE for csv files. See here: https://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.7/en/load-data.html.

You can run it from the command line like so:

mysql -u root dbname -p -e "load data infile 'c:/path/to/file.csv' into table dbtablename"
  • so there is no terminal solution...need to work in mysql anyway ? – John Oct 15 '17 at 19:23
  • Try: mysql -u root -p dbname -e "load data infile 'c:/path/to/file.csv' into table dbtablename". I edited my answer to include this. – Joe Oct 15 '17 at 19:50

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