How do I add a database server in Plesk?

This article applies to 123 Reg Servers running Plesk.

This guide will show you how to add a database server in Plesk. Please choose the version of Plesk you are using below:

Plesk 11

Step 1 of 7

Log in to your Parallels Plesk Panel.

Step 2 of 7

Click on the Domains link on the left panel.

Step 3 of 7

Click on the Open in Control Panel link next to the relevant domain name.

Step 4 of 7

Click on the Website & Domains tab.

Step 5 of 7

Click on the Databases icon.

Step 6 of 7

Click on the Add New Database icon.

Step 7 of 7

Enter the database name and click on the OK button.

Now that you’ve set up a database on your server, the next step is to set up database users.

Plesk 10

Step 1 of 6

Log in to your Parallels Plesk Panel.

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Step 2 of 6

Click on the Domains link on the left panel.

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Step 3 of 6

Click on the Control Panel link next to the relevant domain name.

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Step 4 of 6

Click on the Website & Domains tab.

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Step 5 of 6

Click on the Add New Database icon.

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Step 6 of 6

Enter the database name and click on the OK button.

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Now that you’ve set up a database on your server, the next step is to set up database users.