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Reset password user Mysql

Hi all,

Working on a project Today I found I needed the password of user admin mysql database in windows, as well to perform the reset of the database execute the following command :

mysqld.exe -u admin --skip-grant-tables



select user from mysql.user;

update mysql.user set password = password('new password') where user = 'admin';

flush privileges;


And this is all

C:\Parallels\Plesk\Databases\MySQL51\bin>mysql -u admin -p
Enter password: *********
Welcome to the MySQL monitor. Commands end with ; or \g.
Your MySQL connection id is 2
Server version: 5.1.73-community MySQL Community Server (GPL)

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Type 'help;' or '\h' for help. Type '\c' to clear the current input statement.

mysql> show databases;
| Database |
| information_schema |
| mysql |
2 rows in set (0.02 sec)

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