Failure on VC library issue

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MySQL installation has been failing often on Visual C++ redistribution library issues ... The bugs are not fixed. Workaround ...
1. Execute MySQL Installer.

2. Select "MySQL Server" for installation in the "Select Products and Features" page.

3. Unselect "Server data files" feature by expanding the "MySQL Server" node in the "Products/Features To Be Installed" tree view.

4. Proceed with the installation in a normal fashion.

5. Configure MySQL Server as needed.

Last updated 8 Jun 2020

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