Connect to MySQL with Navicat
The latest version of Navicat supports SSH tunnels for MySQL connections. Follow these steps.
In the connection properties, set the following values:
- Host Name: localhost
- Port: 3306
- User Name: root
- Password: The password from the server detail page in Bitnami Cloud Hosting dashboard
Click the “SSH” tab.
Check the “Use SSH Tunnel” option and set the following values:
- Host Name: The local machine’s hostname
- Port: 22
- User Name: bitnami
- Authentication Method: Public key
- Private Key: The location to the private key file for the server