How do I change/reset a lost or forgotten Wordpress password?

Here are the instructions to change a lost or forgotten Wordpress login password.   

(How to reset your admin or regular user password, as well as add a new admin or regular user.)

  1. Login to your cpanel hosting control panel for the account you want to manage.

    http://yourdomain.com/cpanel

  2. Click the "SOFTWARE-->Wordpress Manager by Softaculous" link.

    You should now see a listing of all the Wordpress installations for your account.

    If you don't see your Wordpress installation listed, then click the "Scan" button.

  3. Click the "Manage Users" link for the Wordpress installation for which you want to reset the user password.

    The "Manage Users" window should pop up.

  4. Make sure you have selected the "Change Password" tab, and then choose the desired Username you want to change from the drop-down list box.

  5. Enter the new password for the selected user, and click the "Save" button.

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