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 9

Start by logging in to your 123 Reg Control Panel.


Step 2 of 9

From there, select Dedicated Servers within the ‘Manage active products’ section and then select Manage opposite Manage Dedicated Servers.

Manage Dedicated Servers


Step 3 of 9

You will now be taken to a new page displaying all your purchased packages. From here, click Login to Server CP.

Login to Server CP


Step 4 of 9

Enter your login details into the provided fields and click Login.

Enter Server Login details


Step 5 of 9

Click on the Accounts tab.


Step 6 of 9

Click on the edit link next to the desired account.


Step 7 of 9

Click on the mySQL link.


Step 8 of 9

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 9 of 9

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.