8.4.2 Reverse Engineering

8.4.2.1 Reverse Engineering Using a Create Script
8.4.2.2 Reverse Engineering a Live Database

With MySQL Workbench, you can reverse engineer a database using a MySQL create script or you can connect to a live MySQL server and import a single database or a number of databases. All versions of MySQL Workbench can reverse engineer using a MySQL DDL script. Only commercial versions of MySQL Workbench can reverse engineer a database directly from a MySQL server.