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I tried to install phpMyAdmin by running:

sudo apt-get install phpmyadmin  

but I got the error message that phpMyAdmin cannot be found. I found the notice to activate the universe repository in my Software Sources, but I still got the same error message. How can I install phpMyAdmin?

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Did you sudo apt-get update afterwards? –  mreq May 17 '13 at 19:57

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In order to install phpmyadmin on Ubuntu, you need to have Apache2 , MySQL and PHP installed and configured properly.

After installing apache2, MySQL and PHP, you can install and configure phpmyadmin. Just press Ctrl+Alt+T on your keyboard to open Terminal. When it opens, run the command(s) below:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install phpmyadmin
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