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How to transfer website from my current provider to your hosting?
If your website is not using MySQL databases, moving your site is very easy. Simply upload all your files to public_html folder on our server. If you have a PHP based website, check if it has any configuration files, where domain name or path to files can be set. Update these values if needed.
If your website is using MySQL, you need to move database here and update configuration files of your scripts too.
1. Backup database on old server
2. Creating database on our server
3. Importing database to our server
Once you are inside phpMyAdmin for your database click on 'Import' tab in top menu. Find 'Browse your computer' in 'File to import' section and find your database files (yourdatabase.sql.gz for example) and click Open. Database restoring procedure will begin - be patient, it will take some time to complete, especially if your backup size is large.
4. Updating configuration files