Steps to install MySQL
Visit the MySQL official website http://www.mysql.com/downloads/
The version number for MySQL community server should be chosen as per the requirement.
A neatly packaged MySQL will be downloaded with an installer.
The installer package should be downloaded next.
Unzip the installer package anywhere.
Run the setup.exe file and then everything will be installed at C:\mysql path, by default.
Verify MySQL installation:
The MySQL successful installation can be verified after the base tables have been initialized, and the server has been started. To verify the MySQL installation, follow the below steps:
Open the MySQL Command Line Client.
The MySQL Command Line Client will appear with a mysql> prompt. Here you will have to write the already set password.
The connection to the MySQL server is now established and thus all the SQL command can now be executed at the mysql> prompt.