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Connection failed: [HY000] [Mysql][ODBC 5.1 driver]

Connection failed: [HY000] [Mysql][ODBC 5.1 driver]

Connection failed: [HY000] [Mysql][ODBC 5.1 driver]

hi, I try to connect to mysql database on ip adresse with visual foxpro9 but i got this message :
Connection failed: [HY000] [Mysql][ODBC 5.1 driver]Can't connect to MySQL server on 'ipaddress' (10060)
can you help me !

RE: Connection failed: [HY000] [Mysql][ODBC 5.1 driver]

Make sure that [ipaddress] is connect-able from the machine running foxpro.


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RE: Connection failed: [HY000] [Mysql][ODBC 5.1 driver]

if its a hosting server you need to log into your cpanel and add your external ip in the allowed ip range to connect the databases. also many hosting have standalone ip for accessing database

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