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Re: "No Connection Established"
Posted by: Peter Brawley
Date: March 16, 2021 07:53PM

Workbench is just a frontend GUI client app for communicating with a MySQL server, it won't do anything unless it has a MySQL instance to communicate with, so you also need to download and install MySQL server.

Workbench is a complicated beast because its job is to communicate with and manage an even more complicated beast, a relational database management server, which MySQL is. This isn't like learning how to run a word processor or a spreadsheet. You need to do some reading about RDBMSes and what they do, then read the opening sections of the MySQL manual, then download MySQL server from and follow the manual's installation instructions.

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