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Reset password for localhost


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21 November 2008 at 9:59am (Last edited: 21 November 2008 10:14am), Community Member, 5 Posts

Ican't remember the password i've set upon install. I've installed silverstripe to run off WAMP and I don't have mail enabled.

So how would i reset the password through mySQL

I've tried navigating through the tables:

Table <my silverstripe table> -> member -> password

Would i just change the entry of the password field and just md5 a new password of my choice?

I've searched through the common problems list as well:


22 November 2008 at 2:38am Community Member, 787 Posts

you can add a fixed admin login to the _config.php ..

Please see :