Create and manage databases for Azure Database for MySQL Flexible Server

This article contains information about creating, listing, and deleting MySQL databases on Azure Database for Flexible Server.

Prerequisites

Before completing the tasks, you must have

List your databases

To list all your databases on MySQL flexible server:

  • Open the Overview page of your MySQL flexible server.
  • Select Databases from the settings on left navigation menu.

Screenshot showing how to list all the databases on Azure Database for MySQL flexible server

Create a database

To create a database on MySQL flexible server:

  • Select Databases from the settings on left navigation menu.
  • Click on Add to create a database. Provide the database name, charset and collation settings for this database.
  • Click on Save to complete the task.

Screenshot showing how to create a database on Azure Database for MySQL flexible server

Delete a database

To delete a database on MySQL flexible server:

  • Select Databases from the settings on left navigation menu.
  • Click on testdatabase1 to select the database. You can select multiple databases to delete at the same time.
  • Click on Delete to complete the task.

Screenshot showing how to delete a database on Azure Database for MySQL flexible server

Next steps

Learn how to manage users