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MySQL error 1042: Unable to connect to any of the specified MySQL hosts.

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I am installing the SQL server with the latest 8.0 sql community installer. At Apply Configuration - Starting the server appears:

MySQL error 1042: Unable to connect to any of the specified MySQL hosts.
Failed to connect to MySQL Server 8.0.16 after 10 attempts.
Ended configuration step: Starting the server

Tried port 3306 and 33066
using localhost
DB Admin

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1 Week Ago #1
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zmbd
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Can you successfully Ping your host, if not then try checking your firewall settings to make sure that the ports are not blocked...

If you can ping - can you connect using workbench?
5 Days Ago #2

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