Setting up PuTTY for Use in MySQL (How-to)

In this article, you will find the step by step guide to setting up PuTTy for use in MySQL Workbench.
NOTE: This step only needs to be done once. If you have already completed this step, go to the article, Setting up MySQL Workbench (How-to).

Setting up PuTTY for use in MySQL Workbench

  1. Open Citrix Receiver.
  2. Click Desktops.
  3. Click Open.

  4. Click the magnifying glass on the bottom left to search.
  5. Type putty in the search bar.
  6. Double click on PuTTY Desktop App.

  7. In the Host Name field type enter
  8. Click Open.

  9. When prompted with the following dialogue box, click Yes.

  10. In the login as: field, if you are a professor, type your last name, if you are a student type your Drake ID.
  11. Type your Drake Password and press Enter. NOTE: You will not see the characters as you type them.

    If the log in was successful, you will see a screen similar to the one below. You are now ready to set up MySQL Workbench.



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