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How to transfer my Drupal from one host to another?

How to transfer my Drupal from one host to another?

Transferring your Drupal application includes copying your files and database and modifying the settings.php file in the sites/default folder after the transfer is completed.

Download your website files via FTP and export your database using a tool such as phpMyAdmin.

The most important setting which should be modified in settings.php is:

db_url – the MySQL details for your Drupal; the format you should follow is mysql://username:password@localhost/databasename, e.g. :

$db_url = ‘mysql://user_drpl1:password@localhost/user_drpl1’;

Make sure that the RewriteBase rule in the .htaccess file is correct. For example, if your Drupal is placed in your account’s main public_html folder, the RewriteBase rule should be:

RewriteBase /

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