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How to Set Up a New MySQL Database Username in cPanel

Here is a step-by-step guide on how to create a database username in cPanel:

  1. Log in to your cPanel account.
  2. In theย Databasesย section,ย clickย MySQL Databases.
  3. Underย MySQL Users,ย click theย Add New Userย button.
  4. In theย Usernameย field,ย enter a username for the database user.
  5. In theย Passwordย field,ย enter a strong password for the database user.
  6. In theย Password (Again)ย field,ย re-type the password.
  7. Click theย Create Userย button.

The new database user will now be created. You can now assign the user to a database and grant them the necessary permissions.

Here are some additional tips for creating a database username in cPanel:

  • Choose a descriptive username for the database user.ย This will help you to identify the user later.
  • Use a strong password for the database user.
  • Grant the database user only the privileges that they need.ย This will help to keep your database secure.
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