mysql user with the name already exists. how to delete

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Extracting tarball................... Done
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Account Creation Status: failed (Sorry, a mysql user with the name already exists.)

Account Restore Failed... Restore failed.



only use this code in ssh command

mysql> delete from mysql.user where user='USER';


DROP USER 'USER'@'localhost';




Change USER with user name of mysql user


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