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connecting to

Post by rickzipser » Tue Jan 12, 2021 3:24 pm

i am running mysql 8,0 on my server pc
when trying to connect to the server i get thw following message:

A problem occurred while attempting to connect to the server.: authentication method 'caching_sha2_password' not supported by any of the available plugins

Users are using standard authentication.

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Re: connecting to

Post by VueSoft » Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:14 pm

I believe the problem you’re seeing is due to the version of MySQL Server you’ve installed. I’d recommend uninstalling version 8.0, and installing version as documented in the instructions linked below: ... d-contacts
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