I recently changed my database from Godaddy.com to my own dedicated lynix server at Singlehop.com.
I need to change the database but have no idea how to do it properly.
I changed the database host to "localhost" in teh wp-config.php file. I get teh following message:
Error establishing a database connection
This either means that the username and password information in your wp-config.php file is incorrect or we can't contact the database server at localhost. This could mean your host's database server is down.
Are you sure you have the correct username and password?
Are you sure that you have typed the correct hostname?
Are you sure that the database server is running?
If you're unsure what these terms mean you should probably contact your host. If you still need help you can always visit the WordPress Support Forums."
How can I change the password.
I have c-panel and dreamweaver but no way to access the WP-admin online.
Here is the URL:
Here is the wp_config settings:
// ** MySQL settings ** //
define('DB_NAME', 'stu0718704485106'); // The name of the database
define('DB_USER', 'stu0718704485106'); // Your MySQL stu0718704485106
define('DB_PASSWORD', 'xxx'); // ...and xxx
define('DB_HOST', 'localhost'); // 99% chance you won't need to change this value
// You can have multiple installations in one database if you give each a unique prefix
$table_prefix = 'wp_'; // Only numbers, letters, and underscores please!
// Change this to localize WordPress. A corresponding MO file for the
// chosen language must be installed to wp-includes/languages.
// For example, install de.mo to wp-includes/languages and set WPLANG to 'de'
// to enable German language support.
define ('WPLANG', '');
/* That's all, stop editing! Happy blogging. */