How to Change a MySQL Username

In this article, we will show you how to edit the username for a MySQL user.

1. Login to cPanel

2. Click the MySQL Databases link found in the Databases section.
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3. Click the Rename link for the user you wish to change.
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4. Enter the new username you wish to use.
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5. Click the Proceed button.
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That’s it!