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Run WP locally with remote DB? (2 posts)

  1. akanowicz
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    I'd like to run WP locally on my Mac, but input the remote DB information I setup on the (eventual) hosting account. Can that be done?

  2. drmike
    Member
    Posted 7 years ago #

    In theory - yes. You would have to contact your host and see if they allow external MySQL contacts. Some do. Some don't.

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