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Connect remotely to databases in Windows Hosting

Connecting remotely to a database lets you manage it using tools like MySQL Workbench or Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS). If you want to connect remotely to a database, here's a list of the settings you may need.

FieldWhat to enter...
Host Name or ServerYour database's host name
PortMySQL: 3306
MS SQL: 1433
UsernameThe database user's username
PasswordThe database user's password
DatabaseThe name of the database

To get specific info for your database see View database details for my Windows Hosting.

Note: Direct database connections do not support secured (SSL) connections.

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