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From:mos Date:April 8 2010 3:25pm
Subject:Re: Problem with installing MySQL
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At 09:02 AM 4/8/2010, alba\.albetti wrote:
>I've just installed MySQL on Windows 2000.
>I've opened the MS-DOS windows and I've 
>written >C:\Programs\MySQL\...\bin\mysqladmin -u root -p password mysql2010
>After the enter the prompt says >Enter password:  and I've given <enter> 
>and I get
>
>mysqladmin: connect to server at 'localhost' failed
>error: 'Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: NO)'
>
>After installing MySQL what do I have to do left?
>Sorry my this is my firt time with MySQL
>
>Thanks!


Don't add a space between the "-u" and the user name or "-p" and the password.

Example, use:

C:\Programs\MySQL\...\bin\mysqladmin -uroot -p mysql2010

Mike



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