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    I added a new user name to my MySQL database and I would like to use this user name and password to log onto my vbulletin database. I am wondering which files I have to change to do this? I am guessing config.php is the only one? Is this so? Also is it safe to delete my "root" user in mysql. I have to root users one with localhost as the server and one with % as the server? Whats up with that

    Thanks
    Chris Jumonville

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    Yes, all you need to to is update copfig.php. Also I wouldn't delete your root user. You may need it someday.
    Steve Machol, former vBulletin Customer Support Manager (and NOT retired!)
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