In some cases, we need to drop the entire database from the MySQL community server. This is simple but irreversible. Thus, the DROP DATABASE command must be used very carefully. The current article will highlight the specificities of the task and explain how to safely drop the MySQL database manually with the help of specialized tools. The following topics will be in the focus:
- Syntax of the Drop Database statement
- Creating a database using MySQL Workbench and command prompt.
- Dropping a database using MySQL Workbench and command prompt.