How to connect C# Winform Project to the XAMPP MySQL server in LAN?

Issue

I have wrote a simple program which uses MySQL db server of XAMPP. Program works fine when I connect to ‘localhost’:

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But when I try connect a MySQL db from another computer (in my LAN):

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it gives below error:

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But I can connect to that ‘phpmyadmin’ from browser:

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(or Can it be that the computers which I’m testing are domain members ?)

Solution

Actually the problem was, MySQL server settings has set to work only for local connections (by default):

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So, then I uncommented the second line and chanded to:

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And it worked. ‘127.0.0.1‘ means localhost and ‘0.0.0.0‘ means any host

Answered By – Gamer In The Game

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