How to install phpMyAdmin on Ubuntu?

Introduction

The following has been tested on a Cloud9 server with the following versions:

Install phpMyAdmin

If phpMyAdmin is not already installed, use the following command to install phpMyAdmin on your server:

phpmyadmin-ctl install
mysql-ctl start

The first command displays the username. Use it to connect to /myservername/phpmyadmin/ or /localhost/phpmyadmin/. Leave the password field empty:

Login to phpMyAdmin

Once you are connected, in the users tab, click on Edit Privileges for the user you just created. Scroll down to Change password and create a new password. After password change, you have to log out and log in again.

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Last update : 10/02/2018