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How to change password for WordPress

The WordPress admin dashboard is where you manage all aspects of your WordPress site, and you’ll find most of your time being spent here. Sometimes however, you might forget your password, meaning you need to reset it in order to regain access.

In order to reset your WordPress password you need to first navigate to the WordPress dashboard login page.

Wordpress login screen

You need to now click “Lost your password?”. This will take you to the next page where you’ll be prompted to enter either your username or email address for your WordPress account.

Wordpress password reset screen

Enter your username or email address then click “Get New Password”.

You’ll now be sent a password reset email which contains a link to a page which allows you to enter a new password for your WordPress account.

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