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Different server, different MySQL (3 posts)

  1. perfectto
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Hi all!

    I have to install wordpress at server... but it don't have MySQL. So, I tried install at this server, bu different database (my own). WordPress give me an error:
    Error establishing a database connection.

    I'm unhappy, but I can't install wordpress at other server ;/ Do you have an answer how I can install it?

  2. Jeremy Clark
    Moderator
    Posted 6 years ago #

    Install Mysql on the other server.

  3. moshu
    Member
    Posted 6 years ago #

    No. Hosts, usually, don't let you to connect to a database from a remote location.
    Talk to the host where the database is - ask if they will allow it for you.

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