LAMP root password changed, unable to login

Keywords: MySQL - AWS - Technical issue - Credentials
Description:
Hi,
My server had some unwanted files and suddenly my root login stopped working

Please find my bitnami support id : 2043dbde-6694-18f4-11f3-8a6442780070

Hi @datacodecco,

Could you give more details? What do you mean with unwanted files?

Regards,
Michiel

there were files on my server with i did not upload, some changed my root password. How to recover it.

Hi @datacodecco,

My apologies, it’s still not very clear to me. What files changed your root password? Anyway, the following guide shows how to reset the MySQL password:

https://docs.bitnami.com/general/infrastructure/lamp/administration/change-reset-password/#reset-the-mysql-root-password

Regards,
Michiel

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