run-sql-query

Run SQL Query is a simple plugin to quickly execute any type of SQL query into the WordPress's DB and export the results in a CSV format file.


Keywords
admin, database, DBA, manager, mysql, phpMyAdmin, query, sql

Documentation

=== Run SQL Query ===
Contributors: sefirost
Donate link: https://github.com/Sefirost/run-sql-query
Tags: database, query, sql, manager, admin, DBA, mysql, phpMyAdmin
Requires at least: 4.4
Tested up to: 4.5.3
Stable tag: 4.5.3
License: GPLv2 or later
License URI: http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html

Run SQL Query is a simple plugin to quickly execute any type of SQL query into the WordPress's DB and export the results in a CSV format file.

== Description ==

This plugin will allow you to execute any type of SQL query into the WordPress's DB connecting through the driver provided by the MySQLi extension without the need to use another tool like phpMyAdmin.

It also gives you the ability to export the results in a CSV format file.

In order to access this plugin's admin page (Tools -> Run SQL Query), your account needs to have the `install_plugins` capability, that means a Super Admin in the multi-site installation or an Admin in a single site.

Feel free to contribute:
https://github.com/Sefirost/run-sql-query

Use on you own risk. Under no circumstances will the Author of this plugin assume responsibility or liability for any damages or destructive effects on the database resulting from the queries executed using this tool.

== Installation ==

1. Upload the plugin folder `run-sql-query` to the `/wp-content/plugins/` directory or by using the "Add Plugin" function of WordPress.
2. Activate the plugin `Run Sql Query` through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress
3. The plugin page can be accessed via the 'Run SQL Query' link under 'Tools' menu in the administration area of a site (if your role is Admin for site administration role for single-site installs, or Super Admin for network installs).

== Frequently Asked Questions ==

= Where is the plugin page to run the queries? =

The plugin page can be accessed via the 'Run SQL Query' link under 'Tools' menu in the administration area of a site (if your role is Admin for site administration role for single-site installs, or Super Admin for network installs).

= Can a query make unrecoverable changes in the database? =
Yes, and this plugin doesn't provide and a way to undo the changes. Under no circumstances will the Author of this plugin assume responsibility or liability for any damages or destructive effects on the database resulting from the queries executed using this tool.

= What driver it uses to connect to the Database? =

Unlike other similar plugins it uses the driver provided by the MySQLi extension included since PHP 5.3.0 which is designed to work with MySQL version 4.1.13 or newer.

== Screenshots ==

1. Run SQL Query plugin screen

== Changelog ==

= 1.0 =
* Initial version

== Upgrade Notice ==

= 1.0 =
Initial version