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I just purchased MySQLi Server Behaviors and get the following error message: "Your PHP server doesn't have the MySQL or MySQLi module loaded or you can't use the mysql_(p)connect functions." What's the solution to connecting to the database? Is th

Thread began 11/17/2016 12:00 pm by esavvy349871 | Last modified 11/18/2016 2:11 pm by Ray Borduin | 456 views | 2 replies |

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I just purchased MySQLi Server Behaviors and get the following error message: "Your PHP server doesn't have the MySQL or MySQLi module loaded or you can't use the mysql_(p)connect functions." What's the solution to connecting to the database? Is this on

I'm trying to connect to a database on a PHP 7.0 server. And, I'm getting the attached error message. I am able to create a connection and pull a recordset using a hand-coded MySQLi database connection string. It seems like this may be a hosting issue - they are super strict on remote connections. But, if could be me....

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It doesn't use a remote connection. It uses FTP to upload a php page and then uses that php page to retrieve your database information.

The issue could be a server configuration issue or it could be an issue with your testing server definition. I'd need a copy of your site definition to fully debug. If you want to export it and send it to me as a private attachment I can do more research to determine the problem.

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I was able to get it to work by changing the Dreamweaver Program connection file. (https://www.eukhost.com/forums/forum/technical-support/tutorials-how-tos/17862-you-can%C2%92t-use-mysql_-p-connect-function-dreamweaver-error)

Thanks!

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