Physical Schemata panel of the
MySQL Model page shows the active schemata and
the objects that they contain.
Expand and contract the
section by double-clicking the arrow on the left of the
Physical Schemata title bar. When the
Physical Schemata section is expanded, it
displays all currently loaded schemata.
Each schema shows as a tab. To select a specific schema, click its
tab. When MySQL Workbench is first opened, a default schema,
mydb, is selected. You can start working with
this schema or you can load a new MySQL Workbench Model file
(models use the
There are a variety of ways to add schema to the
Schemata panel. You can open an MWB file, reverse
engineer a MySQL create script, or, if you are using a commercial
version of MySQL Workbench, you can reverse engineer a database by
connecting to a MySQL server.
You can also add a new schema by clicking the
+ button on the top right of the
Physical Schemata panel. To remove a schema,
click its tab and use the - button found to
the immediate left of the + button. To the
left of these buttons are three buttons that control how database
object icons are displayed:
The left button displays database objects as large icons.
The middle button displays small icons in multiple rows.
The right button displays small icons in a single list.