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WordPress Installing WordPress Locally Installing WordPress Locally Setting up the Environment

l p
l p
2,883 Points

So we called the database 'localwp', does this has a reason or is it just an example and we can call it locally want?

So we called the database 'localwp', does this has a reason or is it just an example and we can call it locally want? Also do we need to give the same names in the user account?

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Sean T. Unwin
Sean T. Unwin
28,657 Points

You can name your database anything you wish, same for username. Will need to remember those names, as well as some other info (password, host address, table prefix) when setting up wp-config a little later.

l p
l p
2,883 Points

Thanks!