I am new to Joomla .. downloaded all the softwares and the PDF file containing the guide to quickstart .. installed the XAMPP ... everything is working fine till .. all the services have started .. Apache Server.. MySql service..
THe problem comes when i start installing of Joomla ... after entering the details of the database configuration as per the guide i am getting following Error ..
I tried almost all .. uninstalled the whole pack .. reinstalled. . restarted the comp .. but nothing is helping me ..Unable to connect to the database:Could not connect to MySQL
Can anyone tell me what could be the reason for this error ? Please ..
Awaiting for replies and help ..