How can I reset Magento Admin Password

asked Jan 13, 2013 in E-commerce by reema40 (820 points)
Hi all..
Can anyone please tell me how do you reset Magento Admin Password? I am just not able to find the option in the Magento interface. Don’t know where else to look. Your help is appreciated

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answered Jan 13, 2013 by expert (14,380 points)
Go to your cPanel -> phpMyAdmin, select your Magento’s database, select the SQL tab and the following:
UPDATE admin_user SET password=CONCAT(MD5('sGyournewpass'), ':sG') WHERE username='YourMagentoAdminUsername';

Click the Go button to execute the query and your password will be changed.