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How do I upgrade to the latest version of phpMyAdmin?

If you have phpMyAdmin installed, we recommend that you upgrade whenever a new version becomes available.

To upgrade to the most recent available version of phpMyAdmin:

  1. Visit your MySQL administration page by clicking the MySQL link on the Create & Update or Index tabs of your Web Hosting Control Panel.

     

    Create and Update Tab: MySQL Database Link
    Create & Update Tab: MySQL Database Link

  2. On the upper-left side of the page, under Database Setup, click the Install/upgrade admin tool link.

     

    Install/Upgrade Admin Tool Link
    Install/Upgrade Admin Tool Link

  3. Review the phpMyAdmin General Public License and click the I Agree to These Terms button for Installing/Upgrading phpMyAdmin.

     

    PhpMyAdmin Installation/Upgrade Agreement
    PhpMyAdmin Installation/Upgrade Agreement

  4. Locate the directory in which you originally installed phpMyAdmin and click the corresponding Install phpMyAdmin Upgrade link. Installation will begin automatically.

     

    Install phpMyAdmin Upgrade Link
    Install phpMyAdmin Upgrade Link

  5. On the following page, you'll receive confirmation of the upgrade with a link to your phpMyAdmin home page.

     

    phpMyAdmin Upgrade Confirmation
    phpMyAdmin Upgrade Confirmation

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Last updated: April 25, 2014