Frequently Asked Questions

Q1: How do I provide feedback on:

MySQL Documentation:
MySQL Web Site:
MySQL Features Requests, Bug Reports:

Q2: How can I contact the MySQL Sales team about licensing and pricing questions?

For questions about commercial licensing, pricing, products, support, consulting and training - please Contact a MySQL Sales Representative

Q3: I forgot my MySQL database password?
Q4: How do I manage my account used on (Login issues, preferences, email subscriptions, delete account) uses Oracle SSO for authentication. See the FAQ for Managing Your Oracle SSO Account.

Q5: How do I get Technical Support?

Commercial Support from Oracle's MySQL Support Team
Oracle Premier Support is available by purchasing MySQL Editions (

Q6: Where can I find community discussions for:

Database Topics (e.g. Performance, Replication, Cluster, Partitioning, Security, Backup, etc):

Programming Languages (PHP, Perl, Python, Ruby, Java, C#, C, C++, etc):

Jobs & Recruiting:

Q7: What resources are available to help me get started with MySQL?
Q8: Where can I find MySQL Downloads?
Q9: Where can I find MySQL Documentation?

MySQL Documentation:

Q10: Where can I file MySQL bugs and find bug status?
Q11: Does MySQL provide any visual tools?
Q12: Where can I find a Trial version of the MySQL Enterprise Edition?
Q13: Where can I find MySQL Web Seminars?
Q14: Where can I find information about MySQL Training & Certification