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Saturday, June 24, 2017

How to Install MySQL on Windows machines

First of all download the mysql setup following instructions as in How to Download MySQL for Windows machines.

Now Double Click downloaded mysql-installer-community-5.7.18.1
Accept the license terms and Click on Next



Select Full on next screen and click on Next


Click on Next and Yes in case you get a missing requirements error.


Click on Execute on the next screen.


Click Next once status of all products is complete.



Click Finish on next screen.


Proceed and Click Finish to Exit wizard after Installation.


MySQL has been successfully installed on your machine now and is ready to be connected via any GUI like SQLYog, MySQL Workbench etc.