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Wheres my PhpMyadmin Password ? from my Oneclick Install Droplet

Posted September 20, 2018 1.2k views
PHP Ubuntu 18.04

i created droplet with phpmyadmin DigitalOcean hasn’t given me any password and i am not able to reset it

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Hi @sumair7230

The password for both your MySQL and phpMyAdmin installations can be found in /root/.digitalocean_password.

To actually see this file, you’ll need to ssh to your droplet via shell

ssh root@IpOfYourDroplet

And then type in

cat ~/.digitalocean_password

This file will display to you something like the following output

root_mysql_pass="ec77cb33c343dd2ef6b5e0a76c7b53650dec3f3225a0c910"
admin_mysql_pass="db6d209850c0c1868d00a55e4af0ad3e8718e4393d20e1d0"
app_mysql_pass="277e6813dd9941f6138cb48c978ab862af2d84232e394d1b"

Regards,
KDSys

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