Do I have to use SQL commands to work with a MySQL database? Can I use phpMyAdmin instead?
If you don't want to manage your MySQL database through the Unix shell, you can use the phpMyAdmin program we provide. The phpMyAdmin program allows you to work with MySQL databases using a Web based interface.
To use phpMyAdmin, simply go to:
To login, use the database username name and the password you chose when creating the database through the account control panel.
The database username is not the same as your account name: each database has a separate username. If you aren't sure what the database username is, use the control panel to view your databases.