How do I administer a MySQL database?

This article applies to 123 Reg Shared Hosting and 123 Reg Premium Hosting packages.

If you need to add, access or remove any tables, queries or data from the database that your website features run off (for example, running a blog or forum) you will need to administer your database.

If you wish to administer your MySQL database, you need to do this through phpMyAdmin which is installed by default within the 123 Reg control panel.

The following steps apply to Web Hosting plans purchased after July 2020 and Premium Hosting plans purchased after August 2020:

Step 1 of 4

Start by logging in to your Control Panel and scroll down to ‘Web Hosting’. From there, select Manage

General Control Panel

 

Step 2 of 4

On the next page, select Manage for the account you wish to use.

General-Manage Sites

 

Step 3 of 4

Select the three-dot icon for the package you want to edit. From there, choose Settings from the drop-down menu that appears.

Choose Settings

 

Step 4 of 4

On your dashboard, select phpMyAdmin.

Select phpMyAdmin

 

The following steps apply to Web Hosting plans purchased before July 2020 and Premium Hosting plans purchased before August 2020:

Step 1 of 2

Click on the MySQL Database link in the Web Tools section of your hosting control panel.

 

Step 2 of 2

In the Manage Databases section press the Manage button to access phpMyAdmin.