Data Administration

Please note that there are two different types of Data Explorer pages:

  1. The Data Explorer main page to manage your WordPress database
  2. The Data Explorer tables pages to manage your table data

This section explains how to work with the Data Explorer table pages to perform data administration tasks.

 

  Data Explorer Table Pages

The following features are available from the Data Explorer table pages:

  • Export a selected number of records
    Select the rows you want to export, select Export from the bulk actions menu and click on the Apply button. Selected rows can be exported to SQL, XML, JSON, Excel and CSV.
  • Import previously exported records
    Click on the Import button at the top of the screen and follow the instructions.
  • View multiple records (list table) or individual records
    Click on the view link of the record you want to view.
  • Edit records (through data entry forms)
    Click on the edit link of the record you want to edit.
  • Delete records
    To delete a single records, click on the delete link of the record you want to delete.
    To delete multiple records at once, select the records you want to delete, select Delete Permanently from the bulk actions menu and click on the Apply button.
  • Pagination
    Standard WordPress list table functionality.
  • Searching
    Standard WordPress list table functionality.
  • Sorting
    Standard WordPress list table functionality.

NOTES

  • Within the Data Explorer you can edit any table, even WordPress tables! Make sure you know what you are doing. Modification on WordPress tables might corrupt your WordPress database/installation.
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