Toad for MySQL
Author: Deron Eriksson
Description: This tutorial describes Toad for MySQL.
Tutorial created using: Windows XP || MySQL 5.0.27
Toad for MySQLW is a great, freeware graphical databaseW tool available at http://www.toadsoft.com/toadmysql/Overview.htm. Toad for Oracle is an AMAZING commercial database tool which I highly recommend, and Toad for MySQL features the same type of graphical interface. Toad for MySQL isn't as slick as Toad for Oracle yet, but I imagine that over time it's going to be getting better and better.
With Toad for MySQL, you can connect to a database via the New Connection window shown below.
The browser makes it very easy to peruse MySQL. Below, I examine the 'employees' table created in another lesson. By clicking on the Data tab, I can view the rows of data present in that table.
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