Need to Move your Magento store to another hosting server? Get Experts Helps from Magento Certified developers at Metizsoft
Follow these 8 steps to move easily your Magento store to another hosting server.
- Login to the current site hosting server using Cpanel and create a zip
- Log in to PHP my admin to hosting server for database export
- Download the source and SQL database from a server
- Do reverse step for new hosting server upload the source zip file and extract there.
- Create a new database at the new server and import the SQL file to replicate old server data
- Go to “app etc” and open the “local.xml” file and change the database credentials on (from Cpanel file manager or FTP)
- In the database go to table name “core_config_data” find the “base URL” and replace.
- Try to hit the domain URL and check its site should be live.
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