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Carl Taylor
Carl Taylor
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Hi I am currently working on a login functionality for my portfolio.

Yet I really want to learn how to connect to connect PHP to MySQL not MySQL Lite.

Is there any video that I can follow here?

Thanks :)

Hey Carl, I don't think there is any video for mysql connection but it's simple to do

  $db = new PDO("mysql:host=localhost;dbname=databasename;port=3306","username","password");
}catch(Exception $e){
  echo $e->getMessage();

//username and password for your localhost by default is root 

If you still have some dought check out these https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QtCdk459NFg&list=PLfdtiltiRHWHkDwEoZ29Q9FKtWVjA46HC awesome tutorials by Alex.