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:( Hello,

 

I have installed apache, php and mysql and all works fine I have fired up oscommerce by typing in http://localhost/catalog/install/install.php?step=2 and it is asking me to enter the database server name> I have entrered localhost as the database server name, mobiles as the username, trimbulls as the password and mobiles as the database name and I get the following error....

 

Access denied for user 'mobiles'@'localhost' (using password: YES)

 

Please can anyone help I am going mad.

 

 

Regards

 

Rowan

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Ok rowan we will try in this thread, in the future double posting is frowned upon and normally doesn't get answers any faster.

 

When you created the database "mobiles" in MySQL did you add the user mobiles to that database?

 

Case counts, is the databse/username/password entered in mixed case. If so then during the install you need to entering the coressponding upper/lower case.

 

Double check your connectivity via phpmyadmin.

 

HTH

Tom

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