MySQL Workbench "Could not open database" (Doc ID 1667247.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Workbench - Version 6.1 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit) - Version: 2008 R2
Generic Windows

Symptoms

Workbench fails to connect to the database server with the error, "Could not open database"

Cause

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