Creating a database


Creating a database

Last updated September 7th, 2018

Creating a database is a simple process which can be achieved by following the steps below:

  1. Navigate to the 'Containers' module and click the 'Databases' button in the upper navigation bar:


  2. You should now see a list of existing databases. This list will most likely be empty if you did not create a database when you initially created your containers:

    Databases List

  3. Click the 'Add Database' button to add a new database:

    Add Database Button

  4. On the following page, you will be prompted to choose a name for your new database, select a MySQL version and select a container where you wish to backup this database to. For more information on database backups, please refer to our article on backing up your databases.

    Add Database

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