2.5.1 Installing

MySQL Workbench for Mac OS X is distributed as a DMG file. The file is named mysql-workbench-community-version-osx.dmg, where version is the MySQL Workbench version.

Downloads are available at http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/tools/workbench/.

To install MySQL Workbench on Mac OS X, download the file. Double-click the downloaded file. You will be presented with the installation window.

Figure 2.1 MySQL Workbench Mac OS X Installation Window

MySQL Workbench Mac OS X Installation Window

Drag the MySQL Workbench icon onto the Applications icon as instructed. MySQL Workbench is now installed.

You can now launch MySQL Workbench from the Applications folder.