How To Delete a MySQL Database in cPanel

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This tutorial assumes you’ve already logged in to cPanel, and are starting on the home screen. Now let’s learn how to delete a MySQL database.

  1. Click the “MySQL Databases” icon.cpanel-pl-mysql-3-deletedb-02
  2. Locate the database name you want to delete, and click the “Delete Database” link next to it.cpanel-pl-mysql-3-deletedb-03
  3. Then click “Delete Database” to confirm.cpanel-pl-mysql-3-deletedb-04
  4. That’s it! The MySQL database has been deleted.cpanel-pl-mysql-3-deletedb-05


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