How to Install MySQL

How to install MySQL on your windows based pc or computer

Installation Procedure 


Download the MySQL server latest version from the MySQL site, according to your operating system, in this case this is Windows the version I have tried is for Windows XP.

From the above link select the latest version of MySQL and for windows select the

Windows MSI Installer – link.


When download finish then run the file mysqlXXXXXX.msi file and follow the instructions.

That is it installation of MYSQL is so simple, with in the two minutes it will be ready to use.


Your next step is to run the MySQL service configuration wizard to provide the password for the root user of the database.

When you are done then start using MySQL .

How to use?  Or  Hands on MySQL.

Few commands and instructions for your initial how to use mysql database is here.

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