MySQL Workbench Performance Schema Reports Installation Returns: ERROR 1045 (28000): Access Denied For User (Doc ID 2047842.1)

Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Workbench - Version 6.2 to 6.3 [Release 6.2 to 6.3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When attempting to install the MySQL Workbench Performance Schema reports using a connection to a host other than 127.0.0.1 or localhost, the following error occurs.

despite using the correct user account and password.

Cause

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