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MySQL for Excel - caching_sha2_password not supported
Posted by: Anrie Hoogendoorn
Date: June 21, 2018 06:25AM

Good day,

I installed MySQL and MySQL fro Excel, but when I try to open a connection, I get the message that the connection attempt failed. Error message: Authentication method 'caching_sha2_password' not supported by any of the available plugins.

I tried doing as was suggested here:

and added


to the my.ini config file.

It didn't work.

Not sure what else I can try.

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