Opening screen on MySql Workbench 6.3 CE

Hi folks,
  I installed MySQL via the "MySQL-installer-co,,umity-5.6.3.msi" and all went well. But I am confused about two things. When I execute the MySQL Workbench 6.3 CE, it will show my localhost port: blah bah an also Local Instance MySql5.5
Why is this ? I find it very confusing and never sure which one to click. I have attached screen shot.Screen shot of MySql WorkbenchAnd why did it install part of MySQL I the Program Files folder and the other part under Program Files (x86)?
I sure as heck didn't tell it to do that...
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Julian HansenCommented:
Program Files is for 64 bit code
Program Files (x86) is for 32 bit code

The installer will select those folders based on the architecture of the applications installed.

With respect to your first question - workbench is finding those instances on your machine. Was MySQL running on that machine before you installed WB or were they installed at the same time?
OverthereAuthor Commented:
No, but here is what I do not understand. I did a fresh install of MySQL, and it put part of it in the Programs Files (32) and part of it in Programs Files (86). I used the  MySQL, I had used the MySQL 5.6.25 win64-zip file...
Julian HansenCommented:
The MySQL database engine is 64 bit and there is connector code that is both - tools are 32 bit - so that is normal.

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OverthereAuthor Commented:
So having the two is normal, and so what you are saying, is that it doesn't matter which one I click on to work with?
Julian HansenCommented:
No it shouldn't - I have not seen an instance where it comes up like that - on my installations I only see one.

Test both and see if they show anything different.
OverthereAuthor Commented:
okay. Will do and will let you know.
OverthereAuthor Commented:
Thank you for being so patience and responding.  MySQL seems to be okay - it's just weird and annoying.
Julian HansenCommented:
You are welcome.
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