cPanel: How to export your MySQL Database

This article provides you with steps to export your MySQL database via cPanel.


Step 1 – Login to cPanel

  • Please see our article on logging into cPanel here.



Step 2 – Click on phpMyAdmin  in databases section 




Step 3 – Click on the database you are working with in the left menu




Step 4 – Click Export in the tabs along the top of the screen.



Step 5 – Select Quick Method and click Go to export.



INFO: The export option that we are providing instructions for is the Quick method. Click on the radial button for Quick. If you want more complete control, then click on Custom. You will need to be familiar with the exporting MySQL databases in order to use these options. If you are not, then please consult with an experienced database administrator or developer.





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