phpMoAdmin – MongoDB administration tool for PHP

Last Updated on October 12, 2023

phpMoAdmin is a MongoDB administration tool for PHP.

phpMoAdmin is self-contained in one single file. To use, no configuration is needed, just place it anywhere on a site.

phpMoAdmin is built on a stripped-down version of the high-performance Vork Enterprise Framework, an open-source high-performance enterprise PHP framework designed for rapid development of performance-oriented scalable applications.

Features include:

  • Fast AJAX-driven XHTML 1.1 interface operates consistently in every browser.
  • Self-contained in a single 95kb file.
  • Works on any version of PHP5 with the MongoDB NoSQL database & Mongo PHP driver.
  • Enter into the single smart-search box:
    • Plain text.
    • (type-casted) value.
    • Text with * wildcards.
    • Regular Expressions (regex).
    • JSON (with Mongo-operators enabled).
  • Includes multiple design themes to choose from.
  • Super flexible – option to query MongoDB using JSON or PHP-array syntax.
  • Import/export data in JSON format:
    • Export full collections.
    • Export the results of any query.
    • Import can:
      • Insert only new records.
      • Save / upsert (adds & overwrites).
      • Update only pre-existing records.
      • Batch-Insert until a duplicate is found.
  • Textareas can be resized by dragging/stretching the lower-right corner.
  • E_STRICT PHP code is formatted to the Zend Framework coding standards + fully-documented in the phpDocumentor DocBlock standard.
  • Instructional error messages – phpMoAdmin can be used as a PHP-Mongo connection debugging tool.
  • Option to enable password-protection for one or more users; to activate protection, just add the username-password(s) to the array at the top of the file.
  • Free & open-source! Released under the GPLv3 FOSS license.
  • Database:
    • List with data sizes.
    • Create/drop.
    • Repair/compact.
  • Collection:
    • Show list of collections with number of objects within each.
    • Create/rename/drop collection.
    • List indexes.
    • Create/drop indexes:
      • multiple keys.
      • ascending/descending.
      • unique index.
  • Data objects:
    • Single smart-search box accepts:
      • exact-text.
      • (type-casted) value.
      • text with * wildcards.
      • Regular Expressions (regex).
      • JSON (with Mongo-operators enabled).
    • Option to query MongoDB using JSON or a PHP array.
    • Show objects with 3-different viewing options (full, compact & uniform).
    • Sort by any key within your data object (even nested sub-keys!) with ascending/descending option.
      • Option to sort by $natural for rapid browsing of large datasets.
    • Define the number of results to display per page (or unlimited).
    • Create/delete objects.
    • Edit object data.
  • Mongo GridFS:
    • GridFS objects automatically link GridFS chunks to GridFS files.
  • MongoDB stats:
    • Uptime, memory, etc.
    • Log of previous errors.
    • Mongo-PHP settings.
    • Version & bit-depth of MongoDB, Mongo PHP driver, phpMoAdmin, etc.
  • Optional password-protection for one or more users.

Support: GitHub
Developer: Eric David Benari
License: GNU General Public License v3.0


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