How to Import and Export a MySQL Database in cPanel ?

  • Log into your cPanel account.

  • Scroll down to the Databases section and click on phpMyAdmin.

  • Select the Import tab located at the top of the page.

  • Click on the Choose File button and select your file.


  • Select your .SQL file.

  • Click on the import button and your MySQL database will import.

steps below to export an existing database (.sql file) into cPanel using phpMyAdmin.

  • Log into cPanel.

  • Navigate to the Databases section, then click on phpMyAdmin.

  • Choose the Export tab situated at the page’s top.

  • Choose an export option.

  • Click on the Export button and the database export will begin.

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