How to export a database using phpMyAdmin?

by elisha_langworth , in category: Third Party Scripts , a year ago

How to export a database using phpMyAdmin?

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by cortez.connelly , a year ago


To export a database using phpMyAdmin, follow these steps:

  1. Open phpMyAdmin in your web browser.
  2. Select the database you want to export from the left-hand sidebar.
  3. Click on the "Export" tab at the top of the page.
  4. Choose the export method: Quick - This option exports your database with the default settings. Custom - This option allows you to customize various settings for your export. For a basic export, the "Quick" option will be sufficient.
  5. Choose the format for your export. The default format is SQL, but you can also choose other formats such as CSV or XML.
  6. If you chose the "Custom" export method, you can now customize various settings such as selecting specific tables, adding compatibility options, or changing the export output.
  7. Click on the "Go" button at the bottom of the page.
  8. Choose where you want to save the export file on your computer.
  9. The database export will now begin, and you will see a progress bar on the screen.
  10. Once the export is complete, you can access the saved file on your computer.

That's it! You have successfully exported a database using phpMyAdmin.