How to Change Your WordPress Password Through phpMyAdmin

Posted OnMar 21, 2015     CategoryDevelopment     CommentsNo comment

This article will detail six simple steps to take in order to change your WordPress password through phpMyAdmin

Step 1) Login to your Hosting Provider’s Control Panel and navigate to Databases.
Step 2) Click on phpMyAdmin to view your WordPress database.

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Step 3) Open the Users table, locate, and click the Edit (pencil) icon for the appropriate User.

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Step 4) Enter a new password and select the MD5 option from the dropdown list.
Step 5) Click the Go button to save the changes.

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Step 6) Navigate to the login page for your site and login using the new password.


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