Installing a mySQL database to a hosting account

This article applies to Dedicated Servers.

This article explains how to install a mySQL database to a hosting account using the hosting control panel.

1

Login to your 123-reg control panel.

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2

Scroll down to the Dedicated servers section, select the relevant domain name from the drop down box and click on the manage button.

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3

Click on the Log in to server link.

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4

Click on the Accounts tab.

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5

Click on the edit link next to the desired account.

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6

Click on the mySQL link.

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7

Click on the Install mySQL link.

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The resulting page contains text fields in which to enter the password you wish to configure to secure the database.

8

Enter your preferred password into both fields and click on the Install mySQL button.

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On confirmation a mySQL database will be created and access permissions to it granted for your account.