How to install MySQL server 4.1 on Windows with screenshots
MySQL is the world's most popular open source Relational Database Management System (RDBMS). This article provides step-by-step installation guide for MySQL 4.1 (release 4.1.18) on Windows as a development machine. Other releases of MySQL 4.1 should have similar installation process.
What you need
Why MySQL version 4.1
This guide is based on MySQL version 4.1 release 4.1.18 for two reasons.
Step #1: Download MySQL 4.1.18
Download MySQL 4.1.18 (1 Jul 2005, 25.1MB)
MD5 checksum: 40be516916b82b4b6af699ec3873917f (What's this?)
For archives of various MySQL versions, click here.
Step #2: Install MySQL
Double click mysql-essential-4.1.18-win32.msi to start installing MySQL. You will go through a setup wizard so it's fairly simple. Just follow the installation instructions step by step. The process has 6 steps.
Unlike version 4.0, MySQL 4.1 provides an easy-to-use wizard to configure MySQL server instance. Next, we are going to go thru
the steps of MySQL server configuration process. See How to configure MySQL server 4.1 on Windows.
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