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"authentication plugin 'caching_sha2_password' cannot be loaded" When Connect MySQL Server 8.0 Using MySQL Workbench 6.3 (Doc ID 2463693.1)

Last updated on MARCH 02, 2020

Applies to:

MySQL Server - Version 8.0 and later
MySQL Workbench - Version 6.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : MySQL Server 8.0 version,

Cannot connect MySQL Server 8.0 using MySQL Workbench 6.3


ERROR
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"Authentication plugin 'caching_sha2_password' cannot be loaded:
The specified module could not be found"

 

Changes

 

Cause

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