How do I import a MySQL database?

I have a backup of my database that I need to import/transfer to my new account.

- Once you have your .sql file you will need to log into your cPanel at

- Click on 'phpMyAdmin' under the 'Databases' menu

- A drop down of your databases is displayed on the left side of the page, select the database you would like to import to.

- This will create some tabs at the top of the screen, click on 'SQL'.

- This opens a text box and a file upload option.

- Click browse on the file upload option and find your .sql file

- After you have selected the file click GO and it will import your database.

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