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How to Change Your WordPress Backend Password via WordPress

May 26, 2021

How to Change Your WordPress Backend Password via WordPress

Follow these steps to to change your WordPress backend password via WordPress:

 

1. Log in to your WordPress Admin/Backend portal. To do this, open up a web browser then type in yourdomain.com/wpadmin or yourdomain.com/wp-login.php into the address bar.

Screenshot: WordPress Login Screen

 

2. In the top right-hand corner, hover over your profile, then click Edit My Profile.

Screenshot: Top Right-Hand Corner of the WordPress Backend

 

3. Scroll down to Account Management, then click Generate Password.

Screenshot: Account Management Section of the Edit My Profile Page

 

4. Enter your new password, then click Update Profile.

Screenshot: Account Management Form to Enter New WordPress Backend Password

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