How do I connect remotely to my database?

This FAQ will explain about remote database connections

We reccomend you purchase a VPS if this is functionality you need

Remote connections to databases provided as part of your 123 Reg hosting package are not allowed due to the nature of the shared platform on which they reside and for to ensure the highest level of security across the platform.

If this facility is essential to your website’s needs, then please view the 123 Reg Virtual Server range.