A database connection is a technique or method, by which a database server and its client software communicate with each other. This connection is used for a client to send commands to and receive replies from the server.
There are two ways to check database connection data.
- Enter your website server via FTP or cPanel File manager.
- Go to your store root directory.
- Find the app/config/parameters.php file. You will see there the database data:
- In your PrestaShop admin panel go to Advanced parameters -> Information. In the Database information section you can see the database connection data: MySQL version, MySQL server, MySQL name, MySQL user, Tables prefix, MySQL engine, MySQL driver:
Hopefully, this tutorial was helpful for you.