MySQL Download

MySQL, the most popular Open Source SQL database management system, is developed, distributed, and supported by Oracle Corporation. The MySQL website ( provides the latest information about MySQL software and helps you to download it on Windows. Here’s how!

System requirements to download MySQL

To download with MySQL, your system must meet the following requirements:

Hardware Requirements:

  • CPU: Xeon 3GHz ( or Dual Core 2GHz) or Intel Core or equal AMD CPU
  • RAM: 4 GB RAM (6 GB recommended)

Software Requirements:

  • Operating system: Windows 7 or higher versions, MAC OS X 10.6.1+, Ubuntu 9.10(64 bit), Ubuntu 8.04(32bit/64bit)
  • General: MySQL Configuration Software, Microsoft Framework 4.5.2, Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2019

How to download MySQL on your Windows?

Select Downloads from the blue line taskbar
  • Scroll down and tap on the “MySQL Community (GPL) Downloads” link.
mysql download
  • On the next page, choose MySQL Community Server.
  • Select which operating system you are using and tap on the Go to Download Page button.
tap on the Go to Download Page button
  • Then, it will ask you to choose between two installer files:
    • Windows (x86, 32-bit), MSI Installer
    • Windows (x86, 32-bit), MSI Installer
Then, it will ask you to choose between two installer files
  • Choose any file by tapping the download button.
Choose any file by tapping the download button

Note: We;ll recommend you to download a Windows (x86, 32 & 64-bit), MSI Installer

  • Then, you’ll see a Login or Sign up button, if you don’t want to log in or Sign up then select “No thanks, just start my download.”
select No thanks, just start my download

Note: If you already have an Oracle Web account, click the Login link. Otherwise, you can signup for a free account by clicking the Sign Up button and following the instructions.

  • Click on the downloaded .xml file and this will start begins the installation process.
  • Accept all the requirements and set up the server successfully.
  • Click on the Finish option and then apply all settings and selections.