.PMA File Extension

PHPMyAdmin Configuration Storage

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General Information

Title PMA File Extension
Extension .pma
Full Form PHPMyAdmin Configuration Storage
File Type Data File
Developer The phpMyAdmin Project
MIME Type application/octet-stream

File Function

Primary Function Store configuration
Additional Functions Manage database settings
Features Configuration storage, Database settings

File Characteristics

Quality Structured data
Supports Layers No
Supports Transparency No
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Database Management Yes
Server Administration Yes
Development Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Sensitive data exposure
Best Practices File encryption, Access control

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 1998
Latest Version Depends on phpMyAdmin version

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .sql, .db, .cfg

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
PHPMyAdmin Free Cross-platform
MySQL Free, Commercial Windows, Mac, Linux
Web Servers N/A Cross-platform