How to access your MySQL database from a remote host

31 de octubre, 2015 @ 02:03 — 0 comentarios

This guide explains how to configure our MySQL service so you can connect to the databases hosted with us from remote servers or computers.

Before anything else you require a MySQL database, so make sure you already have one or create a new one.

1 - Access your Hosting Panel

Just follow instruccions of How to access your Hosting Panel.

2 - Click on Remote Access to MySQL

Look for and click on Remote Access to MySQL icon.


3 - Add your IP address

Just fill the form with the remote system IP address and click on Send button.

If the remote IP address is not a static IP address or you need access from many different IP addresses, write the sign % instead of an IP address.


4 - Connect to your database

Now that you have allowd remote connections to your MySQL databases, try to connect to it from the remote system. The connections settings would be:

  • Server:
  • Port: 3306
  • Database: ( the full name of the database )
  • Username: ( the MySQL username you created qwhen creating the database )
  • Password: ( above username's password )