Entity Framework Effort Export Data to Csv Files
Creating a CSV file could be tiresome, Effort provides an easy-to-use program, called Effort.CsvTool that export the current state of your entire database into CSV files that Effort can consume.
It is a GUI based tool.
This tool supports the following database providers.
- Odbc Data Provider
- OleDb Data Provider
- OracleClient Data Provider
- SqlClient Data Provider
- Microsoft SQL Server Compact Data Provider
The provider can be selected from Provider dropdown list, and you can set different properties value for any provider such as connection string of your database etc.
In the Export path field, you can specify the directory where you want to save all the CSV files. Click Export button and you are done.
The content of each database table is represented by a dedicated CSV file that has to be named as .csv.