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How to Repair and Optimize a MySQL Database

Repair and Optimize Your Database

  1. Log in to your Domains Dashboard.
  2. Go to the Hosting Tools.

    Hosting Tools

  3. In the left pane, click MySQL Management.

    Click on MySQL Management

  4. Click Manage on the database you want to access.

    Manage your domain

  5. Click on phpMyAdmin for the selected database.

    Click on phpMyAdmin

  6. Click on the database name.
  7. Check next to the database table you want to repair.
  8. Select Repair table in the dropdown menu.
  9. Repeat steps 5 and 6, then select Optimize table in the dropdown menu.

    Successful import of database table

Important: As soon as you click on an option within the dropdown menu, the action is taken immediately. We recommend that you exercise extreme care to ensure that you do not accidentally delete (Empty, Drop) your database tables!