How to Reset WordPress Admin Password using Emergency Password Reset Script in cPanel? [STEP BY STEP]☑️
Today in this tutorial we will show you how to Reset WordPress Admin Password using Emergency Password Reset Script in cPanel. You can also watch this video on how to reset wp-admin password using Emergency password reset script in cPanel.
Follow the steps given below to use Emergency Password Reset script to reset WP Admin password:
Step::1 Login to cPanel and create a emergency.php file in your WordPress installation directory(the same directory that contains wp-config.php).
Step::2 Copy the Emergency Password script from here Place it into the emergency.phpfile
Step::3 Visit the script in your web browser with correct path/URL(https://ritnesh92hub.tk/wordpress/emergency.php)
[NOTE: Replace /wordpress in the url with your WordPress directory]
Step::4 Enter in the WordPress admin username (typically admin) and the new password, then click Update options.
Step::5 Delete the emergency.php file from the server when you are done. Leaving this script on your account is a security risk as someone else could use it to change your password.
That’s all, we hope this tutorial helped you learn how to reset your WordPress admin password using Emergency Password Reset script.