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.mdb file with tables and SQL queries examples used in this site
colombo.zip - 75 kb
MSSQL 2008 db database .bak file with tables used in sql examples   MSSQL 2008 database - 9.6 Mb
MSSQL 2012 db database .bak file with tables used in sql examples   MSSQL 2012 database - 4.2 Mb
Simple utility for translating tables of variety of formats to XML file:
Open data file -> Select table -> Click "Convert To XML" button -> Save AS XML
MyXml.zip - 551 kb
Sample points of interest in Milan city center:
Name, type, latitude, longitude in Tab Delimeted text file.
milan_pnt_src.txt - 3 kb
Sample Shape files Sample map of Milan city center   Shape files - 196 kb

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