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Connect to Aiven for MySQL® with DBeaver

Use DBeaver to connect to your Aiven for MySQL® service.


  • Access to the Aiven Console
  • At least one running Aiven for MySQL service
  • DBeaver installed on your machine

Get JDBC URI from Aiven Console

  1. Log in to Aiven Console and go to your organization > project > Aiven for MySQL service.

  2. On the service Overview page, click Quick connect.

  3. In the Connect window:

    1. Choose to connect with Java using the Connect with dropdown menu.
    2. Copy the generated JDBC URI.
    3. Click Done.

Connect to JDBC URI from DBeaver

  1. Open DBeaver on your machine, and select Database > New Database Connection from the top navigation menu.
  2. In the Connect to database window, select MySQL and click Next.
  3. In the Connection Settings window > Main tab > Server section, choose to connect with URL and paste the URI copied from the Aiven Console.
  4. Click Finish to create and save the connection.

The connection to your Aiven for MySQL service has been established and is visible in DBeaver > Database Navigator.