Mongodb Drop Collection
By Yashwant Chavan, Views 1078, Date 18-Oct-2016
In this tutorial we will learn how to drop mongoDB collection from the database.
mongoDB Drop Collection - db.collection.drop()
mongoDB removes a collection from the database. It also removes all the indexes which is associated with the dropped collection. Refer following drop() method syntax.
It will return true when successfully drops a collection from the database otherwise return false. The following example we will drop the animals collection from the technicalkeeda database.
> use technicalkeeda switched to db technicalkeeda > show collections animals logs persons profiles system.indexes > db.animals.drop(); true
Verify the drop() method output. Use show collections to list of collections into database.
> show collections logs persons profiles system.indexes >
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