How to connect MySQL managed database as a datasource in Google Data Studio

Posted June 29, 2021 911 views
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Is it possible to connect MySQL version 8 Managed database as the data source for Google data studio?

I am getting an error “Sorry, we encountered an error and were unable to complete your request”

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From apr-29-2021 update Google supports MySQL 8 version.

The below URL will provide you steps to connect the MySQL database as a data source to google data studio.

If any error is being encountered, suggest changing the MySQL user password encrpytion method from cachingsha2password to mysqlnativepassword.

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I hope this helps!