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Get properties list from MDB database


mdb-prop database name [propcol]


mdb-prop is a utility program distributed with MDB Tools.

Print a properties list from an MDB database.

name is the name of the table, querry, or other object.

propcol is the name of the system table MSysObjects' column containing properties. It defaults to LvProp.



Defines the charset of the input JET3 (access 97) file. Default is CP1252. See iconv(1).


Defines the output charset. Default is UTF-8. mdbtools must have been compiled with iconv.


semi-column separated list of options:

  • use_index
  • no_memo
  • debug_like
  • debug_write
  • debug_usage
  • debug_ole
  • debug_row
  • debug_props
  • debug_all is a shortcut for all debug_* options

See Also

gmdb2(1) mdb-export(1) mdb-hexdump(1) mdb-sql(1) mdb-ver(1) mdb-array(1) mdb-header(1) mdb-parsecsv(1) mdb-schema(1) mdb-tables(1)


The mdb-prop utility was written by Brian Bruns.

Referenced By

gmdb2(1), mdb-array(1), mdb-export(1), mdb-header(1), mdb-hexdump(1), mdb-parsecsv(1), mdb-schema(1), mdb-sql(1), mdb-tables(1), mdb-ver(1).

26 January 2021 MDBTools 0.7.1 Executable programs or shell commands