I need to reset mysql password. I remember there was a tutorial on how to do it. I am looking for that tutorial

November 16, 2018 627 views
Databases Ubuntu

I just want some help in where I should look for the tutorial I previous saw

1 Answer


Here's the step by step tutorial on how to reset your MySQL root password:


Hope that this helps!

by Mateusz Papiernik
Forgetting passwords happens to the best of us. If you forget or lose the root password to your MySQL or MariaDB database, you can still gain access and reset the password if you have access to the server and a sudo-enabled user account. This tutorial will cover how to...
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