KubenNaidoo

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Hi

Tried reinstalling Wordpress via the CPANEL and get this:
Error: The system could not run the “/usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/bin/php” install script and received the error code “1”: Error: The 'wp-config.php' file already exists.
 

24x7server

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Hi

Tried reinstalling Wordpress via the CPANEL and get this:
Error: The system could not run the “/usr/local/cpanel/3rdparty/bin/php” install script and received the error code “1”: Error: The 'wp-config.php' file already exists.
I think you are some wp-config.php already created with different details and you are trying to install a new wordpress on top of it? Exactly how are you installing this Wordpress on your server on the account?
 

cPanelMichael

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Hello,

You will need to first remove the existing WordPress installation, or install the new instance of WordPress to a separate directory. The following document is helpful if you need to backup your existing WordPress installation before removing it:

WordPress Backups « WordPress Codex

Thank you.