Website Down HELP

Posted January 11, 2019 1.4k views

Our website and wordpress/ woocommerce backend is down and not accessible. We keep receiving a note the message -
‘Error establishing a database connection’. Can anyone please assist.

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Try this:

service mysqld restart

If you get a message that the service could not be found, try this instead:

service mysql restart