Mar 9, 2015

Create Database in MongoDB

Using ‘Use’ keyword we can create database in MongoDB, for example see following command. 

>use myMongoDB

Command will create new database if “myMongoDB” does not exist otherwise it will return the existing database.
To check your currently selected database use the command db


If you want to check your databases list, then use the command show dbs.

>show dbs
Local 0.78987GB
myMongoDB 0.98978GB