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I need to make a database on a remote server, and since I have been using craftman installer which uses Docker to install Craft CMS and DB locally I have no idea how does the DB actually looks like. How can I check and see what is DB like, and export the sql file so that I can import it on the remote server? I have tried to connect to it using these settings:

Host: 127.0.0.1
Username: root
Password: 
Database: craft
Port: 3306

I have also tried with changing the Db name from craft to the name of my project, but that didn't work either, not sure where I can find the right settings and how to connect to DB?

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Never used craftman before, but it looks like the database name it creates is called craft and it's pulling the database user and password from some environment variables named CRAFT_DB_USER and CRAFT_DB_PASSWORD you could check for.

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  • I am trying to connect to a localhost port 3306, db name craft, user root, and from what it seems to me in the craft\app\config\db.php password can be left out, but I can't connect to the db. I have tried with changing the name of the db, from craft to the name of my project and I still couldn't connect to it. – Leff Jun 12 '17 at 8:37

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