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๐Ÿ‘‡ Flat files

Flat files are where you only need to find one place to access the file.


- All records are stored in one place
-Easy to understand and configure using various standard office applications.
- It is an excellent option for small databases
- It requires less hardware and software components
- Can be used with no special software


- Flat file databases are harder to update
- Harder to change data formats
- It is a poor option for databases in terms of complex queries

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