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Check MySQL Version

For webhosting packages.

Follow the steps below to determine the exact version of MySQL you are using.

Step 1
Log in to the 1&1 Control Panel using your Customer ID OR domain name and your password.

If you have only one package, you will land on the Administration page. If you have more than one package, select the package in question to reach its Administration page.

Package overview
Package overview

Step 2
Click MySQL Database under My Products in the left side menu.
1&1 Control Panel
1&1 Control Panel
Step 3
Click the Open link in the phpMyAdmin column next to your database.
MySQL Databases Overview
MySQL Databases Overview
Step 4
Make sure you choose the correct database on the left side menu. Then, click the SQL tab.
phpMyAdmin Menu
phpMyAdmin Menu
Step 5
Copy and Paste the following command into the text field: select version();
Then, click the Go button.
SQL Tab
SQL Tab

The version of MySQL that is being used will appear in the middle of the element.

MySQL Version
MySQL Version
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