Installing Feedreader MySQL Edition


  • MySQL 5.0
  • MySQL Connector/ODBC 5.1.4 or newer


How to install

  • First install MySQL.
  • Select "typical" as installation type.
  • When asked select "configure mysql server now".
  • Select "standard configuration" as configuration type.
  • Check "install as windows service" and "launch mysql server automatically".
  • Uncheck "modify security settings". By default we will do without root password.
  • If mysql is not yet started then please start it from windows services control panel.
  • Install MySQL ODBC Connector.
  • Install Feedreader MySQL Edition.


Additional configuration options

If you have to use different login credentials than "root" as username and blank password then please specify login and password in feedreader.ini under [misc] section with configuration options:

  • mysql_dbLoginname=yourusername
  • mysql_dbpwdPlain=yourpassword

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