Best way to update PHPMYADMIN and retain database info?

Looks like my phpmyadmin is out of date.  How do i SAFELY update it and ensure that no databases are adversely affected?  Thanks!
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Giovanni HewardCommented:
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Chris StanyonWebDevCommented:
phpmyadmin is just a PHP driven interface. Updating it should have no bearing on your database servers at all.
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LB1234Author Commented:
Also was having an issue with a table creation bug, so it was recommended that I upgrade to the latest version, which fixes it.  Do you know how I find my current version?  Thanks.
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Giovanni HewardCommented:
Try looking @ /phpmyadmin/doc/html/index.html

Otherwise it's under the "phpMyAdmin" section (lower right corner) of your phpMyAdmin Home page. Should read something like
Version information: 4.0.5, latest stable version: 4.0.6

Also /phpmyadmin/changelog.php, etc.
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