Cannot Start or Stop MySQL Server From MySQL Notifier When Installed Using MySQL Installer

(Doc ID 1952239.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.6 and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)


When attempting to start or stop MySQL Server from MySQL Notifier, the following error occurs:

The service MySQL56 failed the most recent status change request with the message

      The service mysql56 was not found in the Windows Services

If problem persists please restart MySQL Notifier.



Both MySQL Server and MySQL Notifier was installed at the same time using MySQL Installer.


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