Magento reset admin password

04.Aug.2012

It happens from time to time to forget Magento admin password. When it happens you should be able to recover from it with no problems. Use this simple MySQL script to reset admin password in Magento.

Magento reset admin password:

UPDATE admin_user
SET password=CONCAT(MD5('random_stringyour_new_password'), ':random_string')
WHERE username='admin';