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[[MySQL]] and [[PostgreSQL]] are the two fully supported databases that Moodle uses. Other databases may also work. 
  
MySQL Admin or '''phpMyAdmin''' is a useful [[MySQL]] database administration tool. It may be downloaded from the [http://moodle.org/mod/data/view.php?d=13&rid=448 Modules and plugins database].
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'''phpMyAdmin''' is a useful MySQL database administration tool. When installed as part of Moodle, it becomes part of the Moodle interface. It can be found in the site administration block>Server>database link. 
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==Install phpMyAdmin==
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phpMyAdmin can downloaded from the [http://moodle.org/mod/data/view.php?d=13&rid=448 Modules and plugins database].
  
 
To install, just unzip the archive inside the ''moodle/admin'' folder. You should end up with a folder in there called 'mysql' in there that contains all the necessary files. Now when you look at your site admin block you will see a new link: ''Server > Database''.
 
To install, just unzip the archive inside the ''moodle/admin'' folder. You should end up with a folder in there called 'mysql' in there that contains all the necessary files. Now when you look at your site admin block you will see a new link: ''Server > Database''.
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*Using Moodle [http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=56636 Remove database access] forum discussion
 
*Using Moodle [http://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=56636 Remove database access] forum discussion
  
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Revision as of 16:57, 24 February 2010

MySQL and PostgreSQL are the two fully supported databases that Moodle uses. Other databases may also work.

phpMyAdmin is a useful MySQL database administration tool. When installed as part of Moodle, it becomes part of the Moodle interface. It can be found in the site administration block>Server>database link.

Install phpMyAdmin

phpMyAdmin can downloaded from the Modules and plugins database.

To install, just unzip the archive inside the moodle/admin folder. You should end up with a folder in there called 'mysql' in there that contains all the necessary files. Now when you look at your site admin block you will see a new link: Server > Database.

See also