Have You Forgotten WordPress Admin Password? Get A New One
September 18th, 2014 | by Ravi Chahar |
There are many things you need to remember in your life. Related to your work it’s a common activity as you forgot your passwords. While working with WordPress you may forgot WordPress admin password which will stop you to log in into your WordPress admin area.
This simple thing may panic many bloggers who are not the techie. You have to follow some steps and you will able to recover WordPress password easily.
Even many techie people forget to store their password which may turn to a problem for them because without their WordPress password how can they log in? Let me provide you the tutorial by going through which you can recover WordPress password.
How to change WordPress Password?
When you forget your password then you have a question as how to change WordPress password? There are some continuous steps you have to follow for getting your new password.
1). First of all, you should log in to your WordPress admin panel by adding the URL “http://www.yourwebsite.com/wp-login.php“.
2). After this, a login window will appear to you where you have to fill your WordPress username and password. But if you have forgot your password then click on “lost your password” to get a new password.
3). A new screen will open where you will be asked to enter your e-mail or username to get a link from which you can reset the password. You should fill your e-mail at which you will be sent an e-mail including the link.
4). Again with a new screen, you will be informed to check your e-mail for the confirmation link. As I have said earlier that after clicking on the link you will be able to reset the password for your WordPress admin area.
5). After clicking the link shown in an e-mail you receive from WordPress you will come to a new window in which you have to fill your new password twice, one is to fill your new password and other to confirm it and then click to “reset password”.
6). A notification will be shown in front of you telling you that your password has been reset and now you can log in. Click to “log in” and again you come to the WordPress login area which you have seen earlier. You just have to fill your username and your new password and here you go to your WordPress dashboard.
Have you ever forgotten WordPress admin password?
You get engaged with many things while working. Have you ever forgotten WordPress admin password? If you did then you are well aware the panic you had.
But if you never forgot then you should know that you can reset it easily by following the above-mentioned steps. It’s always recommended to have a strong password from the security point of view.
I hope this tutorial will help you and still you have any doubt then I am here.:)