Howto: Backup your Bitnami Stack’s MySQL DB

Below I will explain how to take nightly backups of your MySQL database Download and Install: MYSQL GUI Tools 7zip Windows Server 2003 Resource Kit Tools to obtain robocopy

After you install the tools bring up a command prompt and run these commands to copy robocopy to our working folder (1BACKUP_MYSQL):

cd \ cd .. . . . → Read More: Howto: Backup your Bitnami Stack’s MySQL DB

How to test a MySQL database connection

Create a new php file:

Place this file in your php enabled directory and browse to it.

If everything worked fine you will see

Connected to MySQL!! FINALLY!