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MySQL Error#: 2002 Dreamweaver CS5

Thread began 4/16/2014 10:25 am by Daniel | Last modified 7/25/2016 12:55 pm by Daniel | 2634 views | 3 replies


Same problem

i have same issue when trying to use Dreamweaver to build a web app trying to connect to localhost MySQL database

I get MySQL Error#: 2002

A connection attempt failed because the connected party not properly respond after a period of time, or established connection failed because connected host has failed to respond

There is nothing wrong with MySQL as I able to connect to it with an other app with no issue like HeidiSQL, but will not work on Dreamweaver

Dreamweaver CS6, fully up to date
Windows 10, fully up to date
XAMPP Control Panel v3.2.1
root username : root
password: not password
username : full access
port 3306

XAMPP is running
I can connect to phpMyAdmin via XAMPP

For the record I am using a shared remote server MySQL Host to develop, but connection is slow so why I am trying so hard to get localhost MySQL to work

Please help

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