How To Set up a database

How To Set up a database

To set up a database, perform the following steps:

1 – Open cPanel (yourdomain/cpanel).

2 – Click on (MySQL® Databases) from Databases section.

3 – In the New Database text box, enter a name for the database and click Next Step.

4 – In the Username text box, enter a name for the user who you wish to allow to manage the database.

5 – Enter and confirm the new password in the appropriate text boxes.

6 – Click Create User.

7 – Select the checkboxes that correspond to the privileges that you want to grant the user, or select ALL PRIVILEGES.

8 – Click Next Step.

The system displays a message that states that you successfully set up the database and user account.

Additional options

After you complete the database setup process, select one of the following options:

  • Add another database — Click to return to the beginning of the MySQL Database Wizard interface to add more databases.
  • Add another MySQL Databases User — Click to open the MySQL Databases interface (cPanel >> Home >> Databases >> MySQL Databases) to create additional user accounts and assign them to a database.
  • Return to Home — Click to return to the cPanel Home interface.