This MySQL installation chapter explains how to install MySQL on Windows and Linux operating systems.


Installing MySQL on one window is relatively simple. You only need to download the MySQL installation package for the window version and install the installation package.

  • Under Windows, you can download the community edition from (Select the version of MySQL Community Server for the respective platform that you need.)
  • WAMP or XAMPP can also be installed; It comes with MySQL database.

Ubuntu Linux

  • Under Ubuntu, you can install MySQL with the following command:
    sudo apt-get install mysql-server
  • The LAMP can also be installed; it comes with the MySQL database.