Creating a MySQL Database

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First, create a database and a table to hold the data:

  • Go to http://ucommxsrv1.unl.edu/JUNK/phpmyadmin/ and log in
  • Choose a database (or create a new one) and create a new table.
  • Define the fields you want for your form, with a primary key (normally an int field called 'id', auto-increment, primary key).


  • Establish a unique user with a password to access the database (this is important for security reasons).

After your database and table are created, create the necessary files for connecting to the database in PHP.

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