How to Change the Password for a MySQL User

In this article, we will show you how to edit the password for a MySQL user.

1. Login to cPanel

2. Click the MySQL Databases link found in the Databases section.
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3. Click the Change Password for the user you wish to modify.
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4. Enter a new secure password for this user.
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5. Click the Change Password button.
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That’s it! Make sure you update the password for any applications using this user/database.