184.108.40.206. Changing the admin password in Joomla!
Warning!Find out the current admin password technically impossible, since it is not stored on the site in an open form — only its hash is stored. It is only possible to replace the password with a new one.
- In the site config file takealook the name of the database to which it is connected.
- Openup database in phpMyAdmin.
- Execute the following SQL query, instead of
UPDATE `jos_users` SET `password` = MD5('новый_password') WHERE `username` = 'login';
If the names of the tables in the database do not start with the standard
jos_, and with a different prefix, make the appropriate change to the SQL query.
новый_passwordenter the desired password.
loginspecify the username used for authorization.
- Check the entrance to Adminpanel.