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On this page you find links to Base documentation ordered by languages and topics. It may be helpful for authors and translators.

This page is considered to be "Work in Progress". Please add documents you are missing to this list.

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Description of Base (short overview)

  • User Guides (Getting started with Base

  • Working basis to make the user guide better

  • Sun Report Builder

  • Sun Report Builder (Reference)

  • Common tasks

Initial author: Andrew 'Drew' Jensen

Many good questions, no answers.

  • Beginners - Example Database - Base Tutorial

Initial author: Andrew 'Drew' Jensen

This tutorial covers creating a first database using OOoBase. It is intended for those that have not used Base before or those that have never used any database manager.

  • HSQLDB tips and Tricks

  • Base videos from chapter 7 of the user guide

  • Mid Level Base tutorial


  • Base New Driver Tutorial

Initial author: Robert Vojta

This small How-To contains a simple step-by-step introduction on how to put your driver inside the connectivity module. The second part of this document covers differences between a driver in connectivity module and a driver in an UNO package.

  • Better Database Drivers

Initial author:Eric Bischoff

Some ideas for a better and simpler infrastructure for database drivers

  • Connecting to Microsoft Access

Initial author: Regina Henschel

These article describes how to connect to a Microsoft Access database file, if you use a MS Windows operating system.

  • Base - Database Drivers

  • Connecting with MySQL

An overview page

  • Native PostgreSQL Driver

  • SQL-lite Driver

  • mdb-sdbc-driver-0.1.0

Initial author: Wind Li (yl146652 [at] openoffice [dot] org)

It is a try to connect a Linux system to MS Access. There is no further development.

  • A working page

  • MSA-Base Faq

  • Firebird driver update for

Jaybird Base support



  • Base Example (Overview)

Initial author: Frank Schönheit

  • Standard Distributed Schema

Concrete Examples

  • A club membership database

Initial author: Andrew 'Drew' Jensen

Description of creating an example database

  • Base Example



Connecting To A Remote MySQL Database] (event. 1.x)



End user documentation



OOo Database Development
OOo Database QA
OOo General Database Info

Initial author : Mechtilde Stehmann 24 September 2007
Please do not change the logical content of this site without acknowledge of the author or the OOo QA Project Lead/Co-Leads.

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