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Why are database users grayed out?
There are two possibilities to explain why a database user can be greyed out in Plesk > Subscriptions > example.com > Databases > User Management:
Database and database user were created automatically by Plesk installing an application, such as WordPress, Joomla, Prestashop, etc.
Message Used by an installed web app will appear next to database user as in the example below:
Database user was selected by default for accessing phpMyAdmin.
Going to Domains > example.com > Databases > User Management > Click on database user
dbuser> Option Use this user's credentials by default for accessing phpMyAdmin is selected as example below:
In such case, not only database username is greyed out, also db user is bold: