How to Reset WordPress Password - Easy Guide



Hello dear readers! Welcome back to another edition of our tutorial on WordPress. In this tutorial post, we are going to be learning about how you can Reset your password in WordPress.

There are two methods which can be used in resetting password in WordPress -

  • User
  • Lost your password

Let us look at how we can reset password using the User section -

Step 1 - Login to your admin panel and click on Users → All Users from your admin dashboard.



Step 2 - When you click on All Users you are going to get a page with a list of users. From this, now select the one you want to reset the password and click on edit.


When you click on edit button, the following page gets displayed.


Let us look into how to reset your password making use of Lost your password section.


Step 3 - In this page, you can type in your new password that must contain seven characters. Soon as you are done with setting up your new password click on the Update Profile.

Step 4 - When you try to login to your WordPress admin panel, but forgot your password and need to reset it. You will get the following message on the screen as shown below.


Step 5 - Click on the Lost your password? Following page below is going to be displayed. Update your email and click on Get New Password.



Step 6 - After you click on Get New Password, you get a new message saying a Link has been sent to the e-mail address you provided.

Step 7 - Go to your email and then open up the Password Reset email sent by WordPress Site and click on the link that is provided.

Step 8 - Now type in your new password, if required then confirm again and then click on the Reset Password.


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