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I'm trying to create a second WP blog on my domain.

Category: Wordpress

2013-05-19 6:29 pm EST

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I own the domain I want to start a second blog there, and have created a subdomain to house it. However every time I try to install I get the following error message: "The MySQL Database could not be selected." I'm really at the end of my knowledge of this sort of thing and can use some help. Thanks.

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2013-05-20 10:34 am EST
Thank you for your question Tracyr5!

Your current plan <a href="">"Basic" or "Launch" plan</a> only comes with 2 <a href="">databases</a>. In order to get more databases, you will need to <a href="">upgrade your plan</a> to a "Power" Plan. If you look in your MySQL databases you will see them.

You have 2 WordPress websites installed. If you <a href="">remove an unwanted WordPress site</a>, you will free up one of your databases. This will allow you to <a href="">install another program</a>.

If you want to increase your databases, You can upgrade through your AMP panel.

Best Regards,
James R

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Okay, thank you. I see what the problem was. There were two installs of the same database because there was a system crash a few months ago. I've removed the faulty one and set up my second installation. Appreciate the help.
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2013-05-20 11:55 pm EST
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