Use the Remote MySQL interface to configure databases that users can access remotely. Use this feature if you want to allow applications (for example, bulletin boards, shopping carts, or guestbooks) on other servers to access your databases.
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This feature allows remote hosts (servers) to access MySQL® databases on your account. This is useful, for example, if you wish to allow shopping cart or guestbook applications on other servers to access your databases.
To specify remote hosts that can access MySQL databases on your account, perform the following steps:
Enter the host’s name or IP address in the Host text box.
(%)as a wildcard. For example, to allow access from all IP addresses that begin with
To deny database access to a remote host, perform the following steps: