Solved

How to have data connection for our PHP & MS Access db using GoDaddy web host?

Posted on 2012-04-02
4
398 Views
Last Modified: 2012-04-03
Dear EE experts,

we would like to ask for tech support on how to have data connection for our PHP & MS Access db using GoDaddy web host?

Because we can't upload if our current data connection be use over the internet, it's still local.

Thank you & hope to hear soon...
0
Comment
Question by:Stiebel Eltron
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 83

Expert Comment

by:Dave Baldwin
ID: 37799675
You have to have Godaddy's older Windows hosting.  It is not supported on the most current hosting.  In addition, you will have only local access on the web server to your Access database thru a FileDSN.  They do not and neither does anyone else support remote access to an Access database from a desktop to a hosted web server.
0
 

Author Comment

by:Stiebel Eltron
ID: 37799724
Hi there DaveBaldwin!
Thank you for your response...

Our Godaddy's windows account is just since last year.

So, any other options in order for us to have our PHP & MS Access be workable on the web? and not by local site only...

Thank you and hope to hear again soon...
0
 
LVL 83

Accepted Solution

by:
Dave Baldwin earned 500 total points
ID: 37799773
No.  You should consider migrating from Access to MySQL which is available in your Godaddy account.  It is much more suited for use on the web.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Stiebel Eltron
ID: 37800186
Help us give an idea what to do...
thank you DaveBaldwin!
0

Featured Post

Microsoft Certification Exam 74-409

Veeam® is happy to provide the Microsoft community with a study guide prepared by MVP and MCT, Orin Thomas. This guide will take you through each of the exam objectives, helping you to prepare for and pass the examination.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
Currency in SQL? 2 29
Help in good tutorials for PHP, HTML and CSS 6 40
Split wordpress loop 35 56
Help With Simple Database Design 7 49
Entity Framework is a powerful tool to help you interact with the DataBase but still doesn't help much when we have a Stored Procedure that returns more than one resultset. The solution takes some of out-of-the-box thinking; read on!
This article discusses four methods for overlaying images in a container on a web page
The viewer will learn how to count occurrences of each item in an array.
Polish reports in Access so they look terrific. Take yourself to another level. Equations, Back Color, Alternate Back Color. Write easy VBA Code. Tighten space to use less pages. Launch report from a menu, considering criteria only when it is filled…

790 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question