Accessing remote MySQL server using Workbench throws "Access Denied" error in Windows

(Doc ID 2317664.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 23, 2017

Applies to:

MySQL Workbench - Version 6.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Why accessing remote MySQL server using Workbench throws "Access Denied" error in Windows ?
 

Solution

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