make a dump data? urgent make a dump data? urgent 016 (Programmer) (OP) 22 May 00 20:21 I have to dump data form an oracle database and send it to a client.Could you Please help?Thanks RE: make a dump data? urgent MikeLacey (MIS) 23 May 00 12:16 Have you looked at the exp command? It is used to export data from an Oracle database - to a tape or a file. MikeMike_Lacey@Cargill.Com Cargill's Corporate Web SitePlease don't send me email questions without posting them in Tek-Tips as well. Better yet -- Post the question in Tek-Tips and send me a note saying "Have a look at so-and-so in the thingy forum would you?" RE: make a dump data? urgent carp (MIS) 23 May 00 19:16 If you just need to send a report that contains data, use SQL*Plus and spool the query results out to a text file.