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Change / Reset WordPress password using MySQL - Statement

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i needed to do a quick change / Reset of the WordPress password using MySQL / PHPMyAdmin

well  what happened: i have forgotten te password to login to the wordpress-page: 

so i need to do a reset of the Recover lost WordPress password from PHPMyAdmin / MySQL.

 

UPDATE `wp_users` SET `user_pass`= MD5('yourpassword') WHERE `user_login`='yourusername';

 

whereas i do the following i  put the new password in place of the term: yourpassword and furthermore i replace the term yourusername with the  current WordPress username.

that  worked well! 


is there a quicker way to do this!? 

btw: the optoin of __Reseding__ the credentials did not function : - the system gave back that the mail- was not running !? 

what can  i do here!? 

greetings 

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