Comments - Installation issues on Windows

9 years, 5 months ago Elena Stepanova

It was actually mentioned at mysql_install_db.exe page: "to create a Windows service, mysql_install_db.exe should be run by a user with full administrator privileges (which means elevated command prompt on systems with UAC)."

But I agree that this win-speak might be unclear. I added a note about 'Run as administrator' to mysql_install_db.exe and to this article.

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