FAQ - Database and Password Hash

FAQ - Database and Password Hash

05.11.2015 887

Installing our software is very simple and the installation wizard will guide you through in only two steps.

Important information about the include/db.php file. Please open this file in any text or php editor.

Database Connection:

define('DB_HOST', 'localhost'); // Database host
define('DB_PORT', 3306); // Enter the database port for your mysql server
define('DB_USER', ''); // Database user
define('DB_PASS', ''); // Database password
define('DB_NAME', ''); // Database name
define('DB_PREFIX', ''); // Database prefix use (a-z or _)

This should be clear, important information for PHP to connect to your MySQL database and table. Please choose a strong password when you setup your MySQL table. For example: 4k2+!kSSowk9

If you install any of our Software on a 1&1 server you might run into a database connection problem.

Please use following setting to connect to your 1&1 database:

define('DB_HOST', 'localhost'); // Database host ## Datenbank Server
define('DB_PORT', '/tmp/mysql5.sock'); // Enter the database port for your mysql server

Define a unique password hash key:

define('DB_PASS_HASH', 'your_key_goes_here');

This unique key will be used to make the password of your members stronger, do not change this key after setup, otherwise your members cannot login again. Use a very strong key to protect your members password. For example: %3ko**è,LwlKK