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Alex Evans
Alex Evans
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'Error executing database query' - solved

I'm finding I just get an error executing database query whenever I go to my live site. I've gone through this several times, starting from scratch, but it still seems not to work.

Another thing I'm wondering is: do I need to bring over the folder which contains all of the wordpress files and put it in the public html folder? or just the files themselves?

Apologies if I'm not clear enough here, it's the first time I've asked a question and not entirely sure what information would be relevant.

Sorry folks - also needed to change the DB_password define to match with new database password. Phew!

/** MySQL database password */
define('DB_PASSWORD', '**********');