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EMS Data Export for InterBase/Firebird

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Q:
What is EMS Data Export for InterBase/Firebird utility?
A:
EMS Data Export for InterBase/Firebird is a powerful program to export your data quickly from InterBase/Firebird databases to any of 20 available formats, including MS Access, MS Excel, MS Word (RTF), HTML, XML, PDF, TXT, CSV, DBF and others.  Data Export for IB/FB includes a wizard, which allows you to set export options for each table visually (destination filename, exported fields, data formats, and much more) and a command line utility to export data from tables and queries in one-touch.
Q:
What do I need to start working with EMS Data Export for InterBase/Firebird?
A:
First of all you must have an opportunity to connect to some local or remote InterBase/Firebird server. Besides you need your computer to satisfy the system requirements of EMS Data Export for InterBase/Firebird.
Q:
What is the easiest way to configure the template files for EMS Data Export for InterBase/Firebird console application?
A:
You can configure the template files for each table or export type visually using the Data Export Wizard. Set the required export options on Step 3 of the wizard and click button ‘Save Export Options‘. All the options will be saved to the template file, which can be used by the console application.
Q:
What is the difference between the Export function in EMS SQL Manager for InterBase/Firebird tool and EMS Data Export for InterBase/Firebird utility?
A:
EMS Data Export for InterBase/Firebird includes some additional features, which are not available in SQL Manager for InterBase/Firebird such as:
  • Export data from several tables at once;
  • Export data from tables selected from different databases on one host;
  • Command line utility to Export data using the configuration file with all the Export options.
Q:
I‘ve downloaded a trial version of EMS Data Export for InterBase/Firebird, but not all records of the tables are exported. What’s the reason for this?
A:
This is a limitation for the trial version which exports only 20% of all records. With a registered version all the records are processed.