InMotion Hosting Support Center

What is the remote host adress for a remote MySQL connection?

Category: Databases

2012-02-13 1:59 am EST

Hits: 3,526

You must login before you can ask a follow up question.

You must login before you can submit an answer.



Tim S
12,660 Points
2012-02-13 9:00 am EST
Hi sam247,

Thanks for posting your question. I'm more than happy to assist you today. For the mySQL hostname, you can use anything that points to your account, such as the domain name. Remember though, you'll need to specify the remote connections IP address in cPanel to allow the connection. Here's an article you may find helpful:

Setting up remote MySQL connections in cPanel

If you need further assistance please feel free to contact us.


Tim S

You must login before you can post a comment about this answer.

Like this Question?

Need more Help?


Ask the Community!

Get help with your questions from our community of like-minded hosting users and InMotion Hosting Staff.

Current Customers

Chat: Click to Chat Now E-mail:
Call: 888-321-HOST (4678) Ticket: Submit a Support Ticket

Not a Customer?

Get web hosting from a company that is here to help. Sign up today!