How to Reset WordPress Admin Password From PhpMyAdmin

(Last Updated On: September 15, 2019)

Sometimes we forget our WordPress password and we don’t have any idea about how to reset the WordPress password.

But don’t worry here is the best way to reset any WordPress password in just 2 minutes

1. How to Reset WordPress Admin Or User Password From PhpMyAdmin?


Step1. Login to your cPanel account and open phpMyAdmin


Step2. Click on users table and select user ( which you want to reset password ) and then click on Edit 

Step3.  Now open WordPress password generator and generate your WordPress password hash


Step4. Copy hash and past in user_pass ( user table ) and click on Go



You have successfully changed WordPress password 😉

2. How to reset WordPress password using a username or email id?


Step1. Go to WordPress password reset option and enter your username or mail id  and click on “Get New Password

Step2. Login to mail id which used to create WordPress account and check password reset email ( check spam folder )


3. How to Reset WordPress Password Using softaculous apps installer?


Note: This method works only for those who already installed WordPress using softaculous apps installer


Step1. Login to cPanel and go to softaculous apps installer


Step2. Click on WordPress and check if you have installed WordPress in Current Installations

Step3. Click on the pencil icon and edit your details

Step4. Enter your username and the new password

Finally,click on save installation details

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