PhpMyAdmin Installation Process On Windows server

Users can install phpmyadmin very smoothly with windows VPS hosting.

1. Users can follow the following link to install it :
http://www.phpmyadmin.net/home_page/downloads.php
2. Users have to double click on their phpMyAdmin Zip file which is already saved on their desktop and they have to extract it to:
C:\inetpub\wwwroot\phpmyadmin
3. Users have to navigate the same directory & rename the file config.sample.inc.php to config.inc.php
4. Open the file in Notepad & get the following :
$cfg[‘blowfish_secret’] = ‘ ’;
5. Within the ‘ ’ insert any word, eg: manan. The line should look like:
$cfg[‘blowfish_secret’] = ‘manan’;
6. Save the file. Note that the file name should be config.inc.php
7. In your browser, go to:
localhost/phpmyadmin
8. And that’s it, login with the credentials you provided during the MySQL. If all’s done right & the php God’s are smiling you should see your login page, something like this:

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