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setting up PowerCMS Importing database

Thread began 7/31/2009 6:57 pm by admin140217 | Last modified 8/03/2009 7:14 am by admin140217 | 2461 views | 4 replies


setting up PowerCMS Importing database

I know I'm just going to feel not so smart after this question but I don't know much if anything about PHP or MySQL.

I'm setting up PowerCMS locally because I haven't purchased hosting for what I am doing. I'm following importing_sql.pdf to set up the database.

My not so intellegent question is, am I supposed to create a new database first and then paste the .sql into the SQL tab of PhpMyAdmin. If I don't I get an error after pressing GO.

If I do need to create a new database, am I supposed to name it CMS or anything, what are the variables I should set when creating the new database with PhpMyAdmin?

Be easy with me, remember I don't know much if anything about MySQL and PHP but will learn.


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