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Re: can't connect to MySql server on 'localhost' <10061>
Posted by: sciencecoder
Date: April 07, 2006 03:08PM

Don't know if this was mentioned elsewhere (sorry if it was).
I was getting this same message.

I had installed and configured MySQL to run as a service (Windows XP - MySQL 5.0).

After much digging, I checked my processes to see if MySQL was indeed running as a service. It wasn't.

I restarted the service through the command line:


This took care of the problem.

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