Connect and disconnect session with MySQL database
Go to the path where mysql is install or set path in environment variable.
cd C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 8.0\bin
Connect with MySQL through Command Line
mysql -h host -u user -p Enter password: ******** Example: C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 8.0\bin>mysql -h localhost -u root -p Enter password: ********* Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or \g. Your MySQL connection id is 27 Server version: 8.0.24 MySQL Community Server - GPL Copyright (c) 2000, 2021, Oracle and/or its affiliates. Oracle is a registered trademark of Oracle Corporation and/or its affiliates. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners. Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the current input statement. mysql> --- Connected with the Same Machine where MySQL services running mysql -u user -p Enter password: ********
Disconnect from the MySQL Session
quit Example: mysql> quit Bye C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 8.0\bin>