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. You can use it to administer your database by following  the below instructions:

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.