MySQL Import CSV data tutorial guide

It's actually fairly straight forward:

load data local infile 'billpayments-payments.csv' into table payments
fields terminated by ','
enclosed by '"'
lines terminated by '\n'

The above assumes that your fields are terminated by a comma (some programs like OpenOffice change this to a semi-colon ;) and that they are enclosed with "

The above will insert the data from billpayments-payments.csv into the table payments.


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