Changing your mySQL database password
This article applies to Linux Dedicated Servers.
This article explains how to reset a mySQL database password within the hosting control panel.
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Login to your 123 Reg control panel.
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Scroll down to the Dedicated servers section, select the relevant domain name from the drop down box and click on the manage button.
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Click on the Log in to server link.
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Click on the Accounts tab.
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Click on the edit link next to the desired account.
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Click on the mySQL link.
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Click on the Change mySQL Password link.
The resulting page contains text fields in which to enter the password you wish to configure to secure the database.
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Enter your preferred password into both fields and click on the Change mySQL Password button.
Important: You must ensure when updating your mySQL password that any applications which access the database, such as a PHP script on your web site, have also been configured with the new password.