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How to Recover a Lost Password in WordPress?

Written by Akash Navi

Hello! Welcome to Blog for Bloggers BloggingChamps.com. Lost the password of WordPress? Now worries if you have lost the password and trying to recover it. In past, we published the post on about how to change a password in WordPress and to in this tutorial we will show you how to recover the lost password and set with the new one which helps you easy to remember and hard for someone.

This Blog is especially for Beginners of WordPress and if you are one of them, then we have some posts related to WordPress for beginners which every WordPress user should know. If you want to learn and know more about WordPress then follow the below-provided links which will open in the new tab so that you can read them later after completing this tutorial and then we will have the steps to recover lost password of WordPress.

Now let’s look into the steps to recover the lost password with clean data.

Steps to Recover a Lost Password in WordPress!

1: First step you need to do is go to the login screen of your WordPress blog. The Default login page of your WordPress blog is located at http://yoursite.com/login/ (Replace yoursite.com with your website domain name)

2: Now you will see the screen like the below screenshot and also you can see the option like “lost your password?” link and so you need to click on it.

How to Recover a Lost Password in WordPress

3: Now you will see the screen like the below image and you need to provide the details asked about the WordPress username or email address.

 

4: Enter the username you use to log into your WordPress blog. You can also provide the email address you have used during the installation or registration on your WordPress blog. After entering the username or email address, click the Get New Password button.

How to Recover a Lost Password in WordPress

5: Once you have entered a valid username or email address, WordPress will send an email to the email address associated with that account. It will also show you “Check your e-mail for the confirmation link” notification on the login screen.

How to Recover a Lost Password in WordPress

6: Now go and check for the email from WordPress and click on the Reset Password link and instantly it will take back to your website and allow you to enter the new password to your WordPress user account.

7: Enter the New Password and Enter again the same new password and Once you have entered a password, press the Reset password button. You will see a notification like “Your password has been reset. Log in”.

FINAL WORDS

Congratulations, you have successfully reset your WordPress password. Click on “Login” link to sign in to your WordPress blog using the new password. And This was all about How to Recover a Lost Password in WordPress. We hope this article helped you to reset Password in WordPress and also we expect you enjoyed on Blogging Champs. For feedback and questions, you can leave a comment below and keep visiting for more WordPress guides like this.

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