How to delete document using MongoDB Compass console

MongoDB can be used locally or hosted on cloud , in any case MongoDB Compass is a great tool for managing collections.

Compass come with a console, which you can use manipulate docs. Let’s learn how to explore and delete documents in a collection

Delete all documents

we can delete all documents using the following on terminal/ Compass console

use myDB
db.users.find()  -- list all users docs
db.users.find()  -- check again 

Here myDB is my Database and users is one of collection inside it. You can also use filter to delete many documents, for example delemany({uid:1001})

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