You can download your database from DirectAdmin. This can be useful for backup purposes or other uses.
Login to your DirectAdmin account.
Account Managersection, click on the
MySQL Managementicon or type “MySQL Management” in the
Navigation Filterbox. The option will appear. Click it.
Under database text, you can see a list of your databases. On your database, you will see a
plus(+)icon displayed on the right side. Click on it and select
Download as SQL or GZ.
It will prompt for a download which you will be able to able to save to your computer.