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Adding a new database to MySQL

To add a new database using MySQL, perform the following tasks:

Log into cPanel. Once you are in the home page, scroll down until you see the Databases section.

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Click on MySQL Databases.

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 Under Create New database, enter the desired name you wish to use. In this example, we have named it "whatever_you_want_to_name_it".

Click Create Database.

A green box with your new database name will appear.

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Click Go Back and scroll down to see it now in the Current Databases section.

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