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Reset Joomla Password


This article will walk you through how to reset the password for your Joomla account. If you are running Joomla 1.5 or older we recommend that you read this article provided by Joomla: How do you recover your admin password?

Resetting Your Joomla Login

  1. Login to your HostMonster Control Panel.

  2. Login to phpMyAdmin.

  3. phpMyAdmin

  4. Choose your database from the list on the left hand side of the page.

  5. Click the _users table.
    Note: By default this table will be called jml_users.

  6. _users

  7. Click the Edit link, to the left of your username.

  8. Locate the password row and choose MD5 from the drop-down menu.

  9. Choose MD5

  10. Enter your new password.

  11. Enter a new password

  12. Scroll down and click the Go button.

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