mySQL Remote Host Access

You can allow external web servers to access your mySQL databases by adding their domain name to the list of hosts that are able to access databases on your web site.

localhost stands for your own web server.

To add host access:

  1. Click on the MySQL Databases link in the Advanced Menu area.

  2. Enter the domain name or IP number of the host that you wish to add in the Host field.

  3. Click on the Add Host button button.

Adding host access

You can remove an external web server’s access to your mySQL databases at any time.

To remove host access:

  1. Click on the MySQL Databases link in the Advanced Menu area.

  2. Click on the Delete button next to the web server that you want to remove.

Removing host access