How to create a new database

This tutorial covers how you can create a MySQL or PostgreSQL database.

It assumes you have first logged into Virtualmin.

  1. Choose the domain for which you would like to add the database. You can do that by selecting the domain name from the drop-down box on the top-left.

  2. Click Edit Databases.

  3. Click Create a new database.

  4. Choose a name for your database, and enter it in the Database name field.

  5. In Database server type, select either MySQL or PostgreSQL. If unsure, use MySQL.

  6. Click Create.