Work with Databases
Learn how to test your databases, look up IPs in your databases, keep them up to date, and work with different database formats.
If you are a current customer and are looking for resources to help with testing, you can learn how to lookup IPs in our databases. There are several ways to test GeoIP databases before purchasin...
Lookup IP Addresses in a Database
You can lookup IP addresses in MaxMind databases using our online demo, or by working directly with our databases. If you are a current MaxMind user of GeoIP2 or GeoLite2 databases, you can: look...
Download and Update Databases
Please note: Beginning in March 2024, MaxMind will begin enforcing its policies around API requests and endpoints. We will require use of the HTTPS protocol for all database download requests, and...
GeoIP2 and GeoLite2 databases are available in our MMDB format or as CSV files. The MMDB format has been highly optimized for IP lookup performance, and is the preferred format for use in productio...