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Cannot connect to mysql database

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bud144Flag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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Hi
Has anyone got any ideas why I cannot connect to my sql database?
This is the error message I receive:

SETTINGS
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Moving data directly to MySQL server

TABLES
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Error connecting to destination database.
Connection: Provider=MSDASQL.1;Driver={MySQL ODBC 5.1 Driver};Extended Properties="SERVER=localhost;UID=webtestc_russell;PWD=********;PORT=3306;OPTION=0;STMT=;"
Program Version: 3.0.0.138
ODBC Version: 5.1.8.0
Function: modMySql.MoveData2MySql
Error: -2147467259
Reason: [MySQL][ODBC 5.1 Driver]Can't connect to MySQL server on 'localhost' (10061)
thanks in advance for any suggestions
bud
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