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How To Create Database In Plesk Panel

Connection String Format for our Server


<connectionStrings><add name="CN" connectionString="Data Source=www.ciestosolutions.com\MSSQLSERVER2012;Initial Catalog=Database_Name;User ID=Database_UserName;Password=Database_User_Password" providerName="System.Data.SqlClient" /></connectionStrings>


Steps

1. Go to Domains > domain name > Databases and click Add New Database.

2. Enter a name for the database.
We recommend that you choose a name that starts with a Latin alphabet symbol and comprises only alphanumeric and underscore symbols (up to 64 symbols).

3. Select the database type that you are going to use: MySQL or Microsoft SQL Server. Click OK.

4. To set up database administrator's credentials, click Add New Database User.

5. Type a user name and a password that will be used for accessing the contents of the database.

6. Click OK


To import an existing database:


1. Go to Domains > domain name > Databases and click Add New Database.

2. Enter a name for the database. We recommend that you choose a name that starts with a Latin alphabet symbol and comprises only alphanumeric and underscore symbols (up to 64 symbols).

3. Select the database type that you are going to use: MySQL or Microsoft SQL Server. Click OK.

4. To set up database administrator's credentials, click Add New Database User.

5. Type a user name and a password that will be used for accessing the contents of the database. Click OK.

6. Click WebAdmin in the Tools group. An interface to phpMyAdmin (or ASPEnterpriseManager) database management tool will open in a separate browser window.


If you have a MySQL database:


1. Click Query window in the left frame, click the Import files tab,

2. Select the text file that contains the data and click Go.

3. Click the Insert data from a text file link.


If you have a MS SQL database:


1. Click the name of your database in the left frame

2. Click Query (the magnifying glass button)

3. Copy the text of your script into the text area and click Run Query.


To manage your databases and their contents, use your favorite MySQL or Microsoft SQL Server client or the web based database management tool accessible from Plesk control panel (Domains > domain name > Databases > Database name > WebAdmin).


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