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Pre-General Availability: 2023-01-18

5.3 Add a New Shell Session

Add a new MySQL Shell console session from the MYSQL SHELL CONSOLES container view (in the primary side bar), in one of two ways:

  • Click + (Add a New MySQL Shell Console) to open the new console session in the editor.

  • Click the MySQL Shell Console Browser icon to open the browser in the MySQL Shell Consoles tab. Then, click the + New Shell Session tile.

When you open a new MySQL Shell session, you are not connected to a MySQL server. For more information, see Connecting MySQL Shell Session.