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How do I change the admin password with Softaculous?

For any software package that you install through Softaculous, you can change the admin password of your installation. This helps when you might have lost your password and you need to access your installations backend.

This article will explain how to change the admin password in Softaculous.

Also read: How do I import my current installation in Softaculous?


Step 1. Log in to cPanel.

Step 2. Under Software, click Softaculous Apps Installer.

Step 3. Softaculous is now opened. Click Installations.
Click Installations

Step 4. Click edit-icon.

Click Edit-icon

Step 5. Fill in your username at Admin username (located under Admin Account)

Step 6. Fill in your password at Admin Password.

Step 7. Click Save Installation Details.

Step 8. A popup confirming the changes will now show. You’ll also get an email about the changes from Softaculous.


This knowledgebase article was last updated on: 3 September 2019

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