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Installation->Configuration error: Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost'
Posted by: Sergey K
Date: August 10, 2011 09:18AM


I am installing mysql-installer- for MySql development. When the installer comes to the point of configuration it gives me the following error:

mysql-server-5.5-win32-gpl:100 - Unable to update security settings. Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: YES)

I tried to leave "Current Root Password" blank and I still get that error.

How can I fix that problem?
Thank you.

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