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Hi Guys,

The hosting company i used to use for my database has gone bust (i had my web hosting and db hosting separate - long story)

Can I setup a new database on my hosting company and just point the wp-config file there to get it working again? the site is http://nuanceconsultancy.com
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Yes.  

Restore the database with the hosting company and setup the database user.  Then update the wp-config accordingly (DB_HOST, DB_NAME, DB_USER, DB_PASSWORD).
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