Changing the Password of a MySQL Database

For 1&1 IONOS Shared Hosting Linux and Managed Server

You can set a new password for your MySQL database in your 1&1 IONOS at any time. This is also possible if you have forgotten your password, as it is not necessary to enter the old password.

Step 1

Log in to the 1&1 IONOS and select the appropriate contract.

Step 2

Select in the left navigation under My Products the item MySQL Database.

Step 3

Click the gear icon next to the desired MySQL database under Actions to display the menu of available actions.

Step 4

Click Change Password on the menu.

Step 5

Enter the desired password and then click Save.

Your password will now be changed. It may take a few minutes until the new password is active.