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How to Change DB User Account Password Without Application Downtime? (Doc ID 2882509.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2022

Applies to:

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


Find out how to change DB account passwords without downtime applications?  e.g. if the DBA sets new password on the user account,  typically applications need to be configured with new connection string,  and reconnected/restarted,  which involves moments of downtime.


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