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Create/Import table from photo
Anyone who created a database from scratch knows that creating a table and importing data is a pain. You should save your data in CSV format, clean up it, carefully select each column type and name, etc.

It takes a whole lot of time and we think that creating/importing table from photo is a solution. Everybody have a mobile phone with camera now, so take a picture of your screen or paper document (if you’ve multipage document or large dataset you can create a panorama photo or record a video) and upload it using "Table import from photo".

System will recognize columns, their widths, types and data properly. In case you’ve document photo it’ll be able to even create a form for that table automatically.

What do you think?

Slava Shinderov  Staff 
Date Created
4/1/2016 4:09:15 AM
Date Updated
4/1/2019 2:54:01 AM
New Idea
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Christof SulzerScott MillerSlava Shinderov  Staff 
Scott Miller 4/1/2016 4:17:58 AM
will it make the tea?
Christof Sulzer 4/1/2016 4:54:27 AM
Sounds very useful - I really look forward to see this implemented. If in addition you could make sure the "Date created" defaults to 2016-04-01 it would be just perfect.
basenine 4/1/2016 5:54:54 AM
I think being able to do it from a smoke signal would be better...
basenine 4/1/2016 7:31:58 AM

Philipp Matuschka (MMB) 4/1/2016 1:59:06 PM
Just examining the date function. Turns out Today()= April 1.

Slava Shinderov  Staff  4/1/2019 2:06:13 AM
Philipp Matuschka (MMB) 4/1/2019 2:54:01 AM
More april fool I see. You nearly had me
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