The transfer of your Nuke Evolution Xtreme website is a simple task and can be completed in few easy steps. The first thing you will need to do is copy your website files using FTP. If your website is accessed using https://yourdomain.com/ you should upload the files in the public_html folder of your account. In case your site is accessed with https://yourdomain.com/cms/ you should create the cms folder within your /public_html/ directory and upload the files in there. You can have a look at our FTP video tutorials here:
The second step is to export your website database. You can export the database using a MySQL management tool like phpMyAdmin. To export your site’s database you can follow this tutorial:
Next, you will need to create new a MySQL database in your new hosting account. You can easily create new database credentials using you cPanel > MySQL Database Wizard. Simply follow the steps and wizard will guide you through the whole process.
Once you have an active database you will need to import the exported copy. You can do this again by use of the phpMyAdmin tool. To import the database follow the steps here:
Finally you will need to update the config.php file of your transferred copy of your site. The file is located in the root directory of your Nuke Evolution Xtreme. Find the following lines:
$dbname = ‘database_name’;
$dbuname = ‘database_user’;
$dbpass = ‘password’;
And replace database_name, database_user and password with the database credentials that you have created earlier. Now upload the updated version of the config.php file and make sure it is the active file.
You have successfully completed the transfer of your site.