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asong

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I am so tired of installing this stuff, tried all day, different ways, but non succeed. Please help, I encounter this problem now says

 

"Warning: mysql_connect() [function.mysql-connect]: Access denied for user 'root'@'localhost' (using password: NO) in /home/grapcho0/public_html/shop/catalog/includes/functions/database.php on line 18

Unable to connect to database server!"

 

 

the url: http://www.graphcan.com/shop/catalog/

 

thanks so much for your input.

Amy

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check your configure.php file in Catalog/includes/

 

in that Change the following with Your Details

 

define('DB_SERVER', 'localhost');

define('DB_SERVER_USERNAME', 'root');

define('DB_SERVER_PASSWORD', 'root');

define('DB_DATABASE', 'My DB Name');

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Unless you own the server it is unlikely that your MySQL User Name would be 'root' - because that would be reserved for the server. You must also have a MySQL Password.

 

Please make sure that you have:

 

1. Created a blank database

2. Created a MySQL User and Password

3. Assigned the MySQL User and Password to that database

 

Vger

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