How to change wordpress admin password by using FTP

Step-1 : Login to FTP by using FTP login details

Step-2 : Download your active theme functions.php file

Step-3 : Edit the functions.php file by adding below line after the first line <?php

wp_set_password( ‘username’,password);

Replace username of your wordpress username and password which you want to use to login your wordpress admin page

Step-4 : Once edited the functions.php file and updated the edited file to required path

Step-5 : Now,you can use the modified password of your wordpress admin username

Step-6 : Once logged in your wordpress admin page,Change the admin password and remove that updated code. It will reset your password on every page load until you do.

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