Is anyone familiar with the CoreLab MySQL tools? How do you use them to connect to a remote DB?

Need to be able to establish a connection, verify the connection with the root password embedded in the code of our VB.NET form, then read or compare some data in a table of a database.  Anyone have any quick ideas how to do this?
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