Online Documentation for SQL Manager for MySQL

Managing Favorite objects

Use the Favorite objects node for each database to work with the selected objects of this database only. You can place any object from the database tree here.


You can also create a separate tab for your Favorite objects folder. See Using tabs for database navigation section for details.


DB Explorer - Managing projects - New Subfolder



Creating Favorite objects folders


In order to create a new folder:

  • right-click the Favorite objects node and select the New Sub Folder... context menu item;
  • enter the folder name within the New Folder dialog.


DB Explorer - Managing projects - Adding objects



Adding objects


In order to add a new object to the Favorite objects folder:

  • expand the Favorite objects node in DB Explorer;
  • drag an object (or multiple objects) from the database tree to the Favorite objects folder


  • right-click the Favorite objects folder and select the Add Object... context menu item, or use the Ins key;
  • use the Select Object dialog to specify objects to be added to the Favorite objects folder.


Removing objects from the Favorite objects folder


In order to remove an object from the Favorite objects folder:

  • right-click the object and select the Remove <object_name> from Favorite objects context menu item, or use the Shift+Ctrl+Del shortcut;
  • confirm removing in the dialog window.


Note: This operation does not drop the object from the database, but only removes its alias from the Favorite objects tree.