Reset password in wordpress from database directly

There are a lot of tables in any wordpress installation, in order to reset user password password we have follow some simple steps as :

Step 1

Find out your wp_user table.

Step 2

Find out user_pass column, then locate the ID for which you want to reset password.

Step 3

Delete the existing password.

Step 4

Type your new password in any file (say notepad). Convert MD5 of this string from any web sites and then after computing MD5 paste the string here (user_pass) and you are done.



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