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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Dec 2003

    Unanswered: Opening Database

    Hello, my uncle used to have an old computer wich had foxbase 2.00 Now i managed to open the program, but i can't open the database because i don't know any commands. The programs asks for foxBase + command so if anyone can help me, i would be thankfull

    Jan, Netherlands

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Dec 2003
    To open a table (.DBF), you issue the USE command:

    USE MyTable

    Fox knows it is opening a .DBF so you don't need to add that. Then to actually view the data:


    Now, start with perusing the help file. You will glean a lot from that.
    Hopefully, it will still be laying around somewhere. Type in HELP from the command window.

    Even more Fox stuff at

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