How To Reset User Password From Command Line In WordPress

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Hello All,

In order to reset wordpress user password form command line one need to perform below mentioned steps:

1. Get an MD5 hash of your password.
2. mysql -u root -p” to login into MySQL.
3. Enter your mysql password.
4. Select WordPress database and tables;
5. SELECT ID, user_login, user_pass FROM wp_user_table name.
6. UPDATE name_of_user_table SET user_pass=password WHERE ID = user_ID
7. SELECT ID, user_login, user_pass FROM wp_user_table.

Thanks,

Shane G.

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