Notes on Reference Citations - Version 2.71, by Dr. Herong Yang
Including and using the MySql.Data.dll on your web host server
'Installing MySQL 5.5.15' tutorial was cited in an ASP.NET forum post in 2013.
The Installing MySQL 5.5.15 tutorial was cited in an ASP.NET forum post in 2013.
Subject: Re: Including and using the MySql.Data.dll on your web host server Date: Jul 9, 2013 Author: Chomauk Source: http://forums.asp.net/p/1888883/5447726.aspx?Re+Including+and +using+the+MySql+Data+dll+on+your+web+host+server Hello, I have this same problem. I also got an error identified on line: <add assembly="MySql.Data, Version=18.104.22.168, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=c5687fc88969c44d" /> And when I copied the dlls into the bin directory I got the same error as you: Could not load file or assembly 'MySql.Data' or one of its dependencies. This assembly is built by a runtime newer than the currently loaded runtime and cannot be loaded What all did you do to fix it (if it's fixed)? In phpMyAdmin it says I have Software version 5.5.15 of mysql on the web server. I proceeded to try and find 5.5.15 to download to my pc so I could reference it in VS 2008 and make any adjustments. Using http://www.herongyang.com/MySQL/MySQL-5-5-Installation.html I followed the directions for 5.5.15 and ended up with 5.5.32 which I assume is the 32 bit version. According to the directions I successfully installed everything but there are no dlls in the mysql\bin folder and I couldn't find the MySql.Data.Dll for this older version. ...
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