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After database import, username is invalid (2 posts)

  1. davesink
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    A friend set up a WordPress site on his local drive with MAMP. After I imported the theme, images & database to my own local host, it shows up OK, but when I go to log in, it say the user name is invalid. I checked the config file and user privileges, and everything looks OK. The same user/password combo worked before I imported the database. Could it be something in the wp_users or wp_metadata tables that were imported with the database? They don't list my user name when I query them. Is there some step I need to do before importing a database so this doesn't happen? Any ideas how to fix this? Thanks!

  2. esmi
    Theme Diva & Forum Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Try reviewing Moving_WordPress.

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