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How to access another Database in WordPress

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wpdb is the class that helps you to manipulate the database in WordPress. But you can not access it directly, you have to use the global object $wpdb to manipulate the database. The Database configuration is stored in wp-config.php during installation process. Highlighted like this

 

Convert CHARACTER SET in mysql

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To convert the database into different character set is easy with a single line command, if you want to convert only the database character set just follow the command: