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WordPress Local WordPress Development Local WordPress Development Installing WordPress Locally

mikkel pohjola
mikkel pohjola
1,966 Points

wp local install dont work

Hello. When I want to install wordpress locally, I get an error on the database connection.

I've done it as it's done in the video, and I've also tried to use root as a username and password, and I'll get the same error.

I use mamp for windows, as I constantly got a port error in the wamp. I have tried to change the port in Skype, but it did not work

What do I do ??

Peter Gess
Peter Gess
16,553 Points

Hi Mikkel. I found a tool called Local by Flywheel that I like a lot better than FileZilla and MAMP. Check it out for local development, let me know if it helps: https://local.getflywheel.com/

Rafael de Oliveira
Rafael de Oliveira
11,174 Points

Have you tried to use user:"root" and password:"". Leave it empty

mikkel pohjola
mikkel pohjola
1,966 Points

Wird i used root as username and password today and that work, it dit'n work last time i didt it, well now it works :D

i love coding ;)