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How can we uninstall MySQL completely from the Windows OS ? So that we can freshly install MySQL.

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Are you having issues with the standard uninstaller? –  Sam Jan 25 '11 at 16:20

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For a "basic uninstall" just MySQL no GUI/ODBC etc,

Click START button, click RUN type APPWIZ.CPL and hit OK.

Find MySQL Server 5.X and remove it.

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Not sure what version of Windows you are running. If its the XP style, then go to Control Panel -> Add/Remove programs. If it's the new style (Vista/Win7), then it would be something like Control Panel -> All Control Panel Items -> Programs and Features portion and just run the uninstall of MySQL.

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