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

>db
myMongoDB

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

>show dbs
Local 0.78987GB
myMongoDB 0.98978GB