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Development Tools Database Foundations Installing MySQL Server and MySQL Workbench Running a Script and Using MySQL Workbench

SELECT statements not working

When I put a select statement onto workbench, the databases do not show up. A spinning wheel shows up next to the action in the action output section, but it doesn't turn red or green.

Todd Farr
Todd Farr
9,547 Points

Did you try double clicking the Database name in your Schema tree on the left? It's name needs to be bold before the queries will correctly query it.