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mysql connection failed 10061

HalCHub asked
Last Modified: 2016-03-21
I am running an Ubuntu server on Hyperv.
on my Ubuntu server I have my sql which I am able to connect to via mysqlworkbench

When I try to connect from the host machine using mysqlworkbench i am getting and error:

Failed to connect to mysql at (which is my ubuntu server) with user root.
Can't connect to MySql on (10061).

How do I resolve
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