How to change WordPress User/Admin password in PHPmyadmin via Cpanel

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How to change WordPress User/Admin password in PHPMyAdmin via Cpanel

Here is a short guide to change wp-admin/user passwords through PHPMyAdmin.
Login to the Cpanel account fo which we are changing the password
Click PHPMyAdmin under the Databases section.

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You will direct to Phpmyadmin dashboard.

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Expand the database and select “wpd4_users”. Click edit in the table. Add desired new password in the “user_pass” field and you can select Function as MD5, so the password will be encrypted using MD5 protocol. Click “Go” below. That’s it.

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This way you can change the Admin password or user passwords.

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