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Getting Started With MySQL Group Replication (Doc ID 2212994.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 04, 2023

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 5.7 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Set up your first Group Replication group.

Disclaimer: Starting from v8.0, some terms have been deprecated. Older releases will only use the deprecated terminology, and new releases will only use new terminology. Please see for a complete list of those changes, and in which minor versions it happened.



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In this Document
 Adding First MySQL Instance
 Adding Additional Instances
 MySQL Enterprise Backup (MEB)
 Creating mysqlpump Backup in MySQL 5.7.18 and Later
 Creating mysqlpump Backup in MySQL 5.7.17
 Restoring mysqlpump Backup to New Group Member
 No Backup

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