Chapter 6 SQL Development

Table of Contents

6.1 SQL Editor
6.1.1 Main Menu
6.1.2 Toolbar
6.1.3 SQL Query Panel
6.1.4 Sidebar

MySQL Workbench provides extensive facilities for working directly with SQL code. Before working directly with a live server, a connection must be created. After a connection is established, it is possible to execute SQL code directly on the server and manipulate the server using SQL code.

The starting point for embarking on SQL Development work is the SQL Development area of the Home window that lists your connections.