How to import a MySQL database backup?

How to import a MySQL database backup?

If you're moving your website from an existing hosting provider, or it simply doesn't have an installation wizard, you may wish to import a MySQL dump file.

To use a database backup, you first need to create a new database and configure your script to use it. Then, to import the database: 1. Login to the control panel. 2. Go to phpMyAdmin. 3. Find the new database in the list and click Connect Now. 4. Click Import in the top bar. 5. Select the database backup file to import and click Go.

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