MySQL and PostgreSQL databases are available with web hosting services. The following pages provide guides on how to connet to your PostgreSQL database and common operations.
See also the MySQL documentation
- The password required to access your database is different and independent of the password used for FTP and Control panel access.
- Your database name and password will initially be stored in the passwords.txt file in the home directory of your website hosting account.
- You cannot make a direct connection to the database from a remote machine for security reasons. This service is firewalled from remote connections. You can establish an SSH tunnel if you require access.