I installed magento using the custom install script which you provide. Everything worked ok, but when I changed the database password, the site does not load anymore giving me this error:

SQLSTATE[28000] [1045] Access denied for user '<user_app>'@'localhost' (using password: YES)

What should I do now?

Also, what is the username and password for the administration interface? or how should I create the administrator (if magento does not create one automatically)?

PS: I am not into php. I am just giving magento a try to see what it can do.

asked 13 Oct '11, 01:06

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edited 13 Oct '11, 01:06


If you have changed the database password, you would have to update it in your Magneto settings too.

The settings are stored in a XML file located atr


You can see more information about it here: http://www.magentocommerce.com/boards/viewthread/10121/#t43718

Hope that helps!

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answered 13 Oct '11, 01:21

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