Last answered:

01 Dec 2021

Posted on:

17 Nov 2021


Resolved: Error message on Mysql Workbench

Hi Martin, I successfully installed Mysql but got an error message when I input the password I used during installation. I've tried re-installing but keep getting the same error as shown below:

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Posted on:

01 Dec 2021


Hi Funmi!

Thanks for reaching out!

Make sure the server is started. If you are using Windows, open the Windows services, find the MySQL entry (something like MySQL80) and start the service (right click -> Start). Try connecting in the Workbench afterwards.

Hope this helps.

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