How to Create MySQL Database in Cpanel

Publish : 2020 Dec 14 595 view Cat : Cpanel + AVANETCO
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A MYSQL database is an organized collection of data, generally stored and accessed electronically from a computer system ، The MySQL user is a record in the MySQL server created for authentication purposes. This is different from the usernames you use in logging into Windows or even in your cPanel/WHM. Setting up a MySQL user provides more security to your website’s databases as you can assign permissions to each user. Aside from you, the website’s owner, you do not wish to grant just any user all access to your database.

After creating the database, you will need to create a user and assign privileges. Please note that MySQL user accounts must be created separately from mail and web administrator accounts.

Create or Delete a MySQL Database

  • Create a MySQL Database
  1. Log into cPanel and locate Databases.
  2. Click MySQL Databases.
  3. In the New Database field, type a name for the database.
  4. Click Create Database.
  5. Click Go Back.
  • Delete a MySQL Database
  1. Navigate to the Current Databases section of MySQL Databases.
  2. In the Actions column of the table, click Delete next to the database you wish to delete.

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3.Confirm that you wish to permanently remove the database.

  • Create a Database User
  1. Log into cPanel and locate Databases.
  2. Click MySQL Databases.
  3. Click Jump to MySQL Users in the top-left corner of the page.
  4. Under Add New User, enter a username.

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5.Enter a password in the Password field.

For help generating a strong password, click the Generate Password button.

6.Retype the password in the Password (Again) field.
7.Click Create User.