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Setting up a new database connection in Dreamweaver

Thread began 11/23/2009 7:36 pm by anikbrownmarketing393688 | Last modified 9/17/2013 4:53 pm by anikbrownmarketing393688 | 11185 views | 48 replies


Do you have MySql administrator installed on your machine? If you do, go to: Start > All Programs > MySql > MySql Administrator -

You should get a login screen. Can you log in with your correct info here? If you can log in here, then the problem is with Dreamweaver, and (if it were me) I would be inclined to delete the connection folder from my site, close Dreamweaver, delete the cache file (again) and create a new connection. Totally irrational, but that's how I bumble about doing stuff.

You could try reconfiguring your MySql instance:

C:\Program Files\MySQL\MySQL Server 5.1\bin\MySQLInstanceConfig.exe (You'd need to check for the exact path and MySql version in your machine.)

I'm groping around in the dark, here.

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