How to change base URL in Magento

Magento is a campus management system. Some time when you move your website to new location or to new directory, it require to change Base URL in the database of Magento.

You can use phpmyadmin to change this database or you can directly change it from command line

Using PhpMyadmin

  1. Open database,
  2. Find the table named “core_config_data “
  3. Search for web/unsecure/base_url and web/secure/base_url and replace them with new values.

Using Command prompt

  1. Login to database
  2. and run following commands

Clear cache

You need to clear cache from magento, it store its cache in var/cache

After that try to access magento using new URL, it should be accessible.

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