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  • WordPress will not connect to my database yet everything looks good (DB name, admin logon and pwd are same in wp-config as in the DB).
    I wrote a TestConnect.php script as follows:

    <?php
    $link = mysql_connect('localhost', 'mpeneucd_wp476', '2S.PKbb60.');
    if (!$link) {
    die('Could not connect: ' . mysql_error());
    }
    echo 'Connected successfully';
    mysql_close($link);
    ?>

    When I run it from http:\\localhost\TestConnect.php I have no problem connecting to database. However when I run it from http:\\localhost\wordpressTestConnect.php I get the error

    Error establishing a database connection

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