Recover Magento admin Password

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Did you lost or Forgot your Magento admin password and not able to log in now? The easiest solution to recover Magento admin password is change it via MySQL database through phpmyadmin area.

recover magento admin password

Since follow these basis steps and you should be able to do the trick:

  • Log on to your cPanel or Plesk to access your MySQL database
  • Go to phpmyadmin area and look for your website database
  • Look for the table ‘admin_user’ and click on browse
  • Click on the SQL tab in order to be able to execute the following MySQL query:
  • UPDATE `admin_user` SET `password` = MD5(‘NEWPASSWORD’) WHERE `username` = ‘ADMINUSERNAME’;
  • You can now edit value of username and password
  • Use the function as MD5 to encrypt the value of password
  • Save it and you are done

Log into your admin with new username and password

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