Creating a MySQL User

How do I Create a MySQL User?

To create a MySQL user follow the guide below.  This guide assumes you have created a MySQL database already.  If you haven’t created a database and are unsure how to do it, please see our doc on creating a MySQL database.

Go to: Home > Databases > MySQL Databases


Showing the MySQL Databases icon in cPanel


  1. Scroll down to MySQL Users, Add New User
  2. In the Username text box, enter a username
  3. Enter a password and then confirm the password in the proper two text boxes
  4. Click the Create User button


Showing the Add New User form for MySQL in cPanel


  1. Click the Go Back button to return to the main MySQL dashboard


Showing successful MySQL User creation



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