How do I export a MySQL database?

This FAQ will help you to export your database from your Web hosting package.

The below video and step by step instructions will help you to export your database from your 123 Reg hosting package.

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  • Step 1 of 12

    Log in to your 123 Reg control panel

  • Step 2 of 12

    Scroll down to the Web hosting section.

    scroll down to the web hosting section

  • Step 3 of 12

    Select your domain name using the drop-down menu and then click on the Manage button.

    select your domain name and click on the manage button

  • Step 4 of 12

    In the Web Tools section, click on MySQL Databases.

    click on the databases button

  • Step 5 of 12

    In the Manage MySQL Databases section, enter the password for the database you wish to export and then click on Manage.

    log into your database

  • Step 6 of 12

    This will open up phpMyAdmin.

    open up phpmyadmin

  • Step 7 of 12

    Click on your database in the top left hand corner.

    select your database

  • Step 8 of 12

    Now click on the Export tab.

    click on export

  • Step 9 of 12

    You can now choose the tables in the database you would like to export.

    choose the database you wish to export

  • Step 10 of 12

    Ensure that the MySQL button is selected.

    ensure MySQL is selected

  • Step 11 of 12

    Now click on the Go button.

    click go

  • Step 12 of 12

    Your database will start to download in your Web Browser.

    database downloaded