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I am trying to create a database with the mysql wizard in cpanel ans it is pre pending ccuk_ to the database name i want to call it

 

for example

 

if i want to call it hello-world it names it ccuk_hello-world

 

when i try to rename it to hello-world it says it already exists

 

 

any ideas

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Or put another way, no. Shared hosting needs those prefixes so that other people using the same servers won't have their database names conflict.

But it's just a database name. It doesn't matter. Let it be "ccuk_hello-world" (or better, don't use a hyphen in an identifier and call it "ccuk_hello_world") and move on.

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