MySQL Create Database

MySQL Create Database

You can create a MySQL database by using MySQL Command Line Client.

Open the MySQL console and write down password, if you set one while installation. You will get the following:

Now you are ready to create database.

Syntax:

mysql> create database database_name;

Example:

Let's take an example to create a database name "employees"

mysql> create database employees;

It will look like this:

You can check the created database by the following query:

mysql> show databases;

Output :

Here, you can see the all created databases.

Note: All the database names, table names and table fields name are case sensitive. You must have to use proper names while giving any SQL command.