From where can I check the MySQL version on my server?
You can easily check the MySQL version on the server on which your account is hosted from your cPanel > Stats section.
Another option is to execute phpinfo() function. You can easily do that by creating a file in the public_html folder of your account containing the following code:<?
Simply save the file with name i.php and you could access it from the following address:
On the page that is loaded you can find the version of MySQL as well as various information about the server environment.