I followed I verified phpmyadmin is installed - the login screen pops up. Entering the SSH root un/pw just reloads the screen. Entering root mysql un/pw just reloads the screen. I verified in mysql the root users has full access to all dbs. I have also purged phpmyadmin and reinstalled it a few times.

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Hi there @johnwhitney,

Rather than installing PHPmyAdmin via apt I would recommend installing it manually as you will get the latest version rather than the outdated on from the repository.

You can do that by following the steps here:

Hope that this helps. Regards, Bobby