Open and edit offline database file

Posted on 2013-05-26
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Last Modified: 2013-06-01
Are there tools  for opening offline database files (generally)?

More specifically, I need tool to open Firebird database file to see its content and then update a column.

It's nothing illegal, database is mine.
Unfortunately an application which works with the database cannot update column easily, I'd have to rebuild whole database which is very time consuming.
Question by:marianhe
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Dave Baldwin earned 600 total points
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This project http://www.flamerobin.org/ is from Firebird.  And there are a lot of others that show up in a search: https://www.google.com/search?q=Firebird+database+tools
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by:Nick Upson
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you can install the firebird server on the machine of your choice and use the isql tool that comes with it to carry out your update

I am confused by the description "offline" a firebird database doesn't have online/offline status

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Firebird Maestro did the job very well.

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