This series is a short introduction to using PHPMyAdmin or Toad for MySQL to access MySQL DB.
In an earlier post, I have mentioned about downloading WAMP server and install it into your PC. With WAMP, you will get an Apache web server, PHP, MySQL and also PHPMyAdmin.
PHPMyAdmin is a web based client access to MySQL. As it is web based, it is not as user-friendly as other client access programs such as HeidiSQL and Toad for MySQL.
We will use Toad for MySQL throughout this tutorial but first, let’s go through some simple steps where you could create a database and a table using PHPMyAdmin.