Toad for MySQL

MySQL development tool that quickly creates and executes queries

Create and execute queries, automate database object management and develop SQL code efficiently

Toad™ for MySQL is a freeware development tool that enables you to quickly and efficiently create and execute queries, automate database object management, and develop SQL code. Toad MySQL provides utilities to compare, extract, and search for objects. The MySQL tool also enables you to record and play back keyboard commands, and transfer data across MySQL databases. The MySQL developer tool increases efficiency by helping you manage projects, import/export data, and administer the database.


  • Version control integration — Enables you to check in and check out code from within the editor to reduce the risk of errors.
  • Macro record and playback — Allows you to record and play back keyboard commands.
  • Database browser — Reorganizes and manages objects and object types.
  • Code snippet editor — Speeds navigation by enabling you to create and alter code snippets for expand-and-collapse code blocks.
  • Security manager — Provides you with better system control by permitting or restricting user access to specific Toad features.
  • SQL editor — Allows you to create, execute, modify, and save queries; view and edit data; and process DDL commands from an intuitive interface.
  • Fast, multi-tabbed schema browser — Displays and manages database objects graphically.
  • DB extract, compare-and-search utility — Allows you to compare two MySQL databases, view the differences, and create the script to update the target.
  • Import/Export utility — Enables you to transfer data across MySQL databases.


Client requirements:

  • Intel® Pentium® PC – 1 GHz Minimum
  • 1 GB RAM and 1.33 GB disk space
  • Windows® Server 2003, 2008, and 2008 R2 64-Bit,  Windows® XP Professional, Windows® Vista®, Windows 7 and 8 (32-Bit or 64-Bit)

Server requirements:

  • MySQL® 4.1, 5.0, 5.6

Microsoft® .Net® Framework:

  • .NET 4.5

Windows Vista SP2, Windows 7 and 8, Windows Server 2008 SP2, 2008 R2, and 2012

  • .NET 4.0

Windows XP, Windows Vista (SP1 or earlier), Windows Server 2003, and 2008 (SP1 or earlier)

Virtualization support:

Citrix® support on Windows Server 2003 Enterprise Server (Service Pack 2) using the Citrix MetaFrame® Presentation Server 5.0 and Citrix Presentation® Server Clients 10.2.