So you are trying to access your Joomla site backend and notice the password you are using is no good?
Well, here is a simple solution for you to reset your Joomla password in a few easy steps:
- login to your site hosting control panel and look for phpmyadmin access
- lookout for your Joomla database, select it, and open an SQL query window and type in it this query:
UPDATE jos_users set password=md5(‘mynewpass’) WHERE username=”admin”
Now you will be able to login with mynewpass for the account admin, but i would advise a little bit of creativity in choosing another pass.
If it still does not work, give us a call, we might be able to help you faster in recovering your Joomla admin access details.