MySQL Basics In Pictures
Create a record
  1. Type:

    INSERT INTO name (id, first, last) VALUES (NULL, 'George', 'Washington');

    then press ENTER.

    The window should look like this:

    This command string creates the first record in the table name. It reads much like a sentence:

    INSERT INTO the table name (which has the fields id, first, and last) the corresponding VALUES NULL, George, and Washington.