Discover what phpMyAdmin is, precisely what it’s employed for and the reasons why you will be needing it for your web sites.
phpMyAdmin is a feature-rich tool developed in PHP, which shall offer you complete control over a MySQL database. You could do practically anything - set up fields, rows and tables, erase them or alter their content, export or import an entire database or only a specific part of it, and execute MySQL commands. The tool is very important in case you need to switch web hosting companies, since you can effortlessly generate a full backup of a database in a variety of formats (SQL, CSV, XML). You will end up with only one file that contains the whole content of the database, so you can download it from the present provider, upload it to the hosting server of the new one and import it using the same tool on their end. Your website shall look exactly the same, due to the fact that all script applications store their data in a database. With phpMyAdmin you can also effortlessly search and replace content material of your preference across the whole website - a word, an expression or a link, for example.
phpMyAdmin in Cloud Hosting
We provide phpMyAdmin with all Linux cloud packages and you'll be able to access it through the MySQL Databases section of your Hepsia CP. If you are signed into your Internet hosting account, you should click on the phpMyAdmin icon, that'll be on the right-hand side of each database you have set up, and you'll be signed in immediately. As an alternative, you can also access a database directly by visiting our phpMyAdmin login page and entering the corresponding username and password. You'll have the exact same level of access in either case and you will be able to execute all procedures the software tool supports, so you can quickly import, export or modify each of your databases. The direct link could be very useful when a third person, such as a web designer, needs access to a particular database and you don't want to give them full access to the Internet hosting account.