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password recovery for admin???

Author Anonymous
#1 | Posted: 12 Jul 2005 02:30 
Well I'm "admin" on my forum, and i forgot my original password, so i tried to revover it and, it sent me my "confirmation mail" and i went to confirm it and it said, is OK, but when i try to login with the new password it doesnt work.

Am i lost?

do i have to reinstall all the miniBB?

Thanks in advance

Author Ivan
Advanced Member
#2 | Posted: 12 Jul 2005 07:17 | Edited by: Ivan 
Of course you are lost forever!!! The world ends when the pass is lost!

You'll never have new password neither an old one!

Your situation is terible! No forum, nothin' !!!

But you have one solution. See what's your pass in setup_options.php :)))

Author Team
#3 | Posted: 12 Jul 2005 13:32 
Ivan is right. Admin password, which is used on a site, is stored in setup_options.php Specially for memory problems like yours. Password in usual user's profile doesn't mean anything when we talk about Admin.

Author Anonymous
#4 | Posted: 12 Jul 2005 18:34 
Ha ha ha, thanks a lot, to both of you, i'lll check it out.

Author Anonymous
#5 | Posted: 12 Jul 2005 19:01 
HA HA HA!!! can't believe it, the password was the original "BBadmin", thats why i didnt rememered.

Thanks Again

Author Team
#6 | Posted: 13 Jul 2005 10:12 
Oh, you must always rename your default password.

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