FAQ

Prepare DEV website (with a database)







# 1 > Step 1

Click on MySQL Databases





# 2 > Step 2

Give your Database a name and click Create8





# 3 > Step 3

Create a database user and click Add





# 4 > Step 4

After saving the user, click the "Log In" to access phpMyAdmin





# 5 > Step 5

Click the name of your new database on the left sidebar.





# 6 > Step 6

 If there are no files in list, click Import





# 7 > Step 6b

If there are tables within the database, scroll down, click "Check All" then select "Drop" from the dropdown next to the link.





# 8 > Step 6c

Click Yes on the next page then click Import on the next page (see screenshot from step 6)





# 9 > Step 7

Click "Choose File" to select the SQL database file you would like to upload





# 10 > Step 8

Select your file, then click Open





# 11 > Step 9

Open your FTP client (e.g. "Filezilla") and enter your FTP information. Then select all your local site files and drag them into your online dev folder.





# 12 > Step 10

Once the transfer has finished, so back into your control panel and click "File Manager"





# 13 > Step 11

Locate the database.php file within your files (e.g. ...dev/app/Config). Click database.php to edit the file.





# 14 > Step 12

Replace the login, password information with your database user login and password. Then change the database name to match your new database's name.