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Subject: RE: Slow
Thread ID: 350 Message ID: 352 # Views: 3 # Ratings: 0
Version: Unknown Category: General VFP Topics
Date: Thursday, May 24, 2001 6:59:56 AM         
   


> Hello
>
> I have a table with 66000 records and 30 odd fields this is how its been from the early days when someone with no knowlege made the tables, how can i speed it up by breaking it down into several tables and how do i do this, plus are there any other suggestions.
>
> Tom


What is slow about the table? Updating, deleting, querying?
66000 is not a lot of records. If your queries are slow, you probably need to create indexes on the appropriate fields. Make sure all your tables have a primary key (type Integer) and create a primary index on it. Integer keys are the fastest way to join 2 tables.

Paul

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Slow Posted by Thomas Holt @ 5/24/2001 5:11:25 AM
RE: Slow Posted by Paul Brown @ 5/24/2001 6:59:56 AM
RE: Slow Posted by Ryss Unger @ 5/24/2001 4:05:11 PM