Installing a mySQL database to a hosting account

This article applies to Dedicated Servers.

This article explains how to install a mySQL database to a hosting account using the hosting control panel.

  • Step 1 of 8

    Login to your 123 Reg control panel.

  • Step 2 of 8

    Scroll down to the Dedicated servers section, select the relevant domain name from the drop down box and click on the manage button.

  • Step 3 of 8

    Click on the Log in to server link.

  • Step 4 of 8

    Click on the Accounts tab.

  • Step 5 of 8

    Click on the edit link next to the desired account.

  • Step 6 of 8

    Click on the mySQL link.

  • Step 7 of 8

    Click on the Install mySQL link.


    The resulting page contains text fields in which to enter the password you wish to configure to secure the database.

  • Step 8 of 8

    Enter your preferred password into both fields and click on the Install mySQL button.


    On confirmation a mySQL database will be created and access permissions to it granted for your account.