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A Guide to Using Databases

What Are Databases?

A database is an organised collection of information. The database our panel supports is MariaDB. MariaDB is a very popular open-source database that was developed by the original MySQL developers.

What Are Databases Useful For?

Some server plugins, bots, or software may require a database to store information. Minecraft plugins will usually state whether they need or support an SQL database.

Getting Started

Step 1: Creating a Database

  1. Log in to the Game Panel, then choose a server.
  2. Navigate to the “Databases” tab.
  3. Click on “New Database”. image
  4. A popup should appear. Enter any name you like in the “Database Name” field.
  5. For the second field, you can enter in the node’s IP, or leave it blank.
  6. Once you have filled in the fields, click on “Create Database”. image
  7. Your database should be created. Click on the eye icon to view your database credentials.

Step 2: Viewing And Editing The Contents Of Your Database

  1. Click on the database icon. image
  2. You will be redirected to a new page where you can manage the contents of your database.