1. Mongodb

Basic commands on mongodb shell

Show all available databases

show dbs;

Select a particular database to access, e.g. mydb. This will create mydb if it does not already exist.

use mydb;

Show all collections in the database (be sure to select one first, see above):

show collections;

Show all functions that can be used with the database:


To check your currently selected database, use the command db

> db


db.dropDatabase() command is used to drop a existing database


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