If you have third-party software that requires a database, but you no longer need it, it is a good practice to remove it from your account to keep it free of unnecessary items. Removing a database from cPanel is a straightforward process. This guide will provide you with step-by-step instructions on how to delete a database from your cPanel account.
Deleting a Database:
- Log into cPanel
- Find the icon MySQL Databases and click on it
- Find the database you want to delete in the list of Current Databases and click the Delete icon
- On the next screen, you’ll be prompted to confirm the deletion of the selected database. Make sure you are deleting the correct database and click Delete Database
Congratulations, now you know how to remove a database from your cPanel! If you need further assistance please feel free to ask a question in our support center.