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  • i hv a prob with database connection.

    i have a main blog located at

    now, i wanna hv second blog. so i create new folder (say i named it “second”) at my hosting, meaning that this 2nd blog located at

    other than that, i also create new database. the named given was “abc_second”. then i created username and password for the database as well.

    then, i upload all the wp files that i download from to i changed the info in wp-config.php accordingly.

    however, when i run /wp-admin/install.php at my browser, there was error “cannot select database”.

    i really confident that i already created the database named “abc_second”.

    may i know, what’s the problem?

    Tq friends!

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  • however, when i run /wp-admin/install.php

    You mean /second/wp-admin/install.php , right? If so, double check that your new database has all permissions for the user?

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