Last post Jun 16, 2013 07:19 PM by Careed
Jun 15, 2013 03:35 PM|Fatih Keskin|LINK
Hi I get an error connecting to the database server, wonder what is the reason
Authentication with old password no longer supported, use 4.1 style passwords.
the solution ??
Jun 15, 2013 11:13 PM|Careed|LINK
Look at this:
Jun 16, 2013 05:14 AM|Fatih Keskin|LINK
Web Site Address: http://www.caddeworld.net
Error: Authentication with old password no longer supported, use 4.1 style passwords.
myConnectionString = "server=caddeworld.net;uid=n****k;" + "pwd=1*****;database=f*****;";
conn = new MySqlConnection();
conn.ConnectionString = myConnectionString;
catch (MySqlException ex)
Jun 16, 2013 06:55 AM|oned_gk|LINK
Jun 16, 2013 07:19 PM|Careed|LINK
Did you look at the article posted above? Here is the original link from StackOverflow:
You are using a newer version of MySql and it doesn't support the older style of passwords, likely because they are not very secure.