What is MySQL Installer software from MySQL AB, what is it used for and how to use it?
All MySQL products in one package
The MySQL Installer for Windows can help you radically simplify the installation procedure for all MySQL users on the Windows system. It just takes minutes from downloading the MySQL Installer to getting a prepared to use MySQL program on your own machine. An simple to use - wizard based - UI will guide you get through the installation procedure. You can select which products that you want to get installed on your machine. Following the file installation you can setup your MySQL server and configure your system. MySQL Installer also enables you to keep the body up-to-date by offering a straightforward "Check for Updates" characteristic. If you choose to run this feature the MySQL Installer will connect to the MySQL.com web-page to verify if new variants of your MySQL products are available. These will subsequently be downloaded and installed with a single mouse click.