How to reset admin password in joomla?

by elisha_langworth , in category: PHP CMS , 2 years ago

How to reset admin password in joomla?

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by edmond_brakus , 2 years ago

@elisha_langworth To reset the admin password in Joomla, you will need to follow these steps:Log in to your Joomla website using an account with administrative privileges.Go to the "Users" section of the Joomla control panel and click on the "Manage" option.In the list of users, click on the name of the user who needs to reset their password.In the "Edit User" screen, click on the "Reset" button next to the "Password" field.Enter a new password in the "New Password" field, and then confirm it by entering it again in the "Confirm New Password" field.Click on the "Save" button to save the new password and reset the admin password.Alternatively, if you are unable to log in to your Joomla website, you can reset the admin password by following these steps:Go to the Joomla website's login page and click on the "Forgot your password?" link.Enter the email address associated with the admin account in the "Email" field and click on the "Send" button.Check your email for a message from Joomla with a password reset link.Click on the password reset link and follow the instructions to reset your password.It is important to note that these instructions may vary depending on the version of Joomla you are using and the specific settings of your website. If you are having trouble resetting the admin password, you may want to consult the Joomla documentation or seek help from a Joomla expert.


by lizzie , a year ago


To reset the admin password in Joomla, you can follow these steps:

  1. Go to the login page of your Joomla website.
  2. Click on the "Forgot your password?" link below the login form.
  3. Enter the email address associated with the admin account and click on the "Submit" button.
  4. Joomla will send an email to the registered email address with a link to reset the password.
  5. Check your email inbox and click on the password reset link provided in the email.
  6. You will be redirected to a page where you can enter a new password for the admin account.
  7. Enter a new secure password and confirm it.
  8. Click on the "Save & Close" button to set the new password.
  9. You can now use the new password to log in to the Joomla admin panel.