Running SQL queries using phpMyAdmin

  1. On your browser, type in the url

        http://localhost/phpmyadmin/

    If you set a password for MySQL, you will be asked to login with your password.

  2. You should see a list databases in the left window panel.
  3. Click on the database you wish to use (if listed), or create a new database by clicking on the Database tab on the navigation bar.
  4. To run one or more SQL queries, click on the SQL tab on the navigation bar. (Make sure you selected the database you want to run queries against.)
  5. Enter your SQL code in the box provided. Click the Go button.
  6. If all goes well, you will see the result of your SQL query.