mLab is a fully managed cloud database service that hosts MongoDB databases. mLab runs on cloud providers Amazon, Google, and Microsoft Azure, and has partnered with platform-as-a-service providers.

Connect with mLab mongoDB from Database Browser

To connect with mLab - Mongo DB, you will need to enable API Access with mLab. Once the API Access is enabled, mLab provides an API key.

Please check documentation for enabling API access

Then in the Database Browser add-on, to make connection -

  • Select Database Type as "mLab - MongoDb"

  • Provide API that you got it from mLab

  • Press "Apply" button as shown in the picture

  • If you see any error, please check your API key