Can't see wordpress db on phpmyadmin??? What to do

I’ve installed phpmyadmin following the tutorial. WordPress was already installed. I’m able to access phpmyadmin, and it works fine. Although i’m unable to see the wordpress db there. What am i doing wrong?

Submit an answer

This textbox defaults to using Markdown to format your answer.

You can type !ref in this text area to quickly search our full set of tutorials, documentation & marketplace offerings and insert the link!

Sign In or Sign Up to Answer

These answers are provided by our Community. If you find them useful, show some love by clicking the heart. If you run into issues leave a comment, or add your own answer to help others.

Accepted Answer

Hi @cpinho

Are you connecting with the same user as WordPress or root, when you connect via phpMyAdmin? Which tutorial have you followed to install phpMyAdmin - link please? And did you use the One-Click App to setup the droplet with WordPress already installed?

With your first question, i got it!!! eheheh

If i use the wordpress config file db user name and pwd, i was able to enter in phpmyadmin!!!

This was funny.

Sorry for my happiness but i’m not a developer or system guy. Just a n00b!!!

Hi @hansen

Thank you for getting back to me.

I’m using root

I’ve followed this tutorial

I really can recall if i’ve done the one click install for this droplet, as it was months ago.

Try DigitalOcean for free

Click below to sign up and get $200 of credit to try our products over 60 days!

Sign up