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unable to upload file after downloading (4 posts)

  1. khaikhee
    Posted 7 years ago #

    i really need help from this becos i am at the end of my wits now. i am using wordpress 2.1.3 version and thinking to ugrade it. i am using Filezilla, and i download the entire wwwroot file to my folder. then i tried open my site but i got the msg "Error establishing a database connection". then i tried to upload back the file which i downloaded the first time but i still get the same msg. i wonder where did i gone wrong and what should i do about it.

    thanks a lot,

    khai khee

  2. MichaelH
    Posted 7 years ago #

    Either your database server is down or something is not correct in your wp-config.php file.

    See: Editing wp-config.php

  3. khaikhee
    Posted 7 years ago #

    hi Michael, thanks for replying me. the database server is not down because i can still browse the primary site. only the subdomain, which is the blog, that i can't get it. i tried correcting the wp-config.php numerous time, but the result is still the same. is my steps correct? i downloaded it and then i uploaded it back at the same folder. nothing is changed or modified through this. but however, i still get the error msg.

    thanks again

  4. MichaelH
    Posted 7 years ago #

    If you are sure the information is correct in wp-config.php then check with your host or maybe something has happened to the database user you've got assigned to that database.

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