What is a Database and how do I add one on my hosting package?
This FAQ will help you to create a MySQL or Microsoft SQL Database.
The below video and step by step instructions will help you to create a database.
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Log in to your 123 Reg control panel
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Scroll down to the Web hosting section.
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Select your domain name using the drop-down menu and then click on the Manage button.
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In the Web Tools section, click on either the MySQL or Microsoft SQL Databases button depending on whether you have a Windows or Linux Hosting package.
Step 5 of 10
You will need to create a username and password for your database and then click on the Create button.
Please note: Your username should be 9 characters or less and can only contain letters, numbers and these characters: "_" and "-". It should not contain the words "test", "root", "mysql" nor "alive"
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You will now see your database in the Manage MySQL Databases section. Enter your password and click on the Manage button.
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This will open up phpMyAdmin.
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Click on your database in the top left hand corner.
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You can now start adding tables into your database.
If you created a Microsoft SQL database, you will not be logged into phpMyAdmin
Step 10 of 10
You can add in a new table by click on the Table button.