Database Creation Wizard


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Database Creation Wizard

First, log into your cPanel account. With the Paper Lantern theme, you need the Databases section as shown below.
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Click the MySQL Database Wizard link

In the next screen, you will create the database itself. The name is prefixed with the hosting account name

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In this example, I'm going to use testdb
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Click Next Step
You will then be able to add the user, and configure a password
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For ease of use and security, use the built in Password Generator

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(I didn't use the above password!)

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Click Create User

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You can then add the require permissions for the account. Select ALL PRIVILEGES if in doubt.

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You can then configure your web script to use the details you have just created.

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