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Change Super User account password

I have forgotten my super admin password. How can I reset the super admin account password? I have access to both FTP and phpMyadmin how can I change the Super User account password? My table ...
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How (re)set password for admin after migration from 1.5?

I migrated an old Joomla 1.5 site to a shiny new Joomla 3.3 version using the tool SP UPGRADE. Now I can't seem to login and I fear its because all the user passwords in the DB look like 'MD5':'Salt'...
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Bypass password reset 'confirm' page

The standard Joomla password reset process takes three steps: Enter email address and request reset token Complete the 'confirm' page with username and reset token (either by copying the token from ...
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In what format does Joomla! stores the password

I am looking at the Joomla! .htaccess file. In which encoding does Joomla! stores the password. Can it be decoded as well?
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Redirect users after they reset their password

Is there any way to force a redirect after a user has reset their password without modifying core files? From what I can tell, there aren't really any variables that Joomla! sends back confirming a ...
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Create an Override for reset.php

I am trying to override /components/com_users/models/reset.php I have tried numerous pathways to, but cannot get the site to look at it. Have tried: /templates/TEMPLATE_NAME/html/com_users/reset....
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Password problem when a user registers (Akeeba Subscriptions)

I'm building a property website using iProperty for the properties and Akeeba Subscriptions to allow users to sign up through the front end. I have set up two different types of subscription (one ...
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User login only by password

My goal is to let user possibility to login using only password. There is any available plugin or module for that? I had a problem to find it. thanks
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How to subscribe to a password-protected feed with Outlook?

When I open a password-protected joomla-site in Firefox, after login I can see its RSS-feed. But when I try to subscribe to that feed via Outlook, it opens a "failed to open website" window instead, ...
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How can you hide Joomla admin password while inputting the characters?

I have followed the advice at autocomplete disable in joomla administrator. How can I hide the password characters while I am typing without losing the functionality provided by Zollie?
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Creating a Joomla user from outside Joomla

For various reasons, I need to create a Joomla user from outside Joomla. Following advice, I'm using passwordhash.php for the hashing so I use something like $t_hasher = new PasswordHash(10, TRUE); $...
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set user id as the current user in Joomla

I have a userId - $uid. I wanted to make this user as logged in to the s/m in joomla. I've tried this - $currentUser = new JUser($uid); $mainframe = JFactory::getApplication('site'); $credentials =...
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Unable to login through admin panel of Joomla 3.3 site

I am unable to login through admin panel of my Joomla 3.3 site. I do not know why this happens each time a new website is launched. To address this issue, I tried to change my password by login to ...
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Joomla 3.x - Send user password via email

I've a situation here. I've a specific user Group 'Admin', which has ability to change other user passwords. I want to make sure, that when this specific user group 'Admin' changes some user password (...
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Database to multi-language website doesn't have user but log in possible with the user

I have a rather peculiar problem. The web-developer before me run away for some reason and we cannot get ahold of him for the admin password. Luckily we have access to the database according to some ...
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Joomla works without my new ftp password, how that's possible?

I changed my database password and I have changed it in the configuration.php file but concerning my FTP password I can't find where I need to change it in Joomla. The weird things is that my new ftp ...
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Want to set the Reset password Token to 30 mins in Joomla

How do i set the reset password to expire for 30 mins. I tried setting it on User Option for 1 hour waited for 2 hours and it did not expire and still let me use the authentication token in the link i ...
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Why is password reset being triggered without user submitting the form?

Multiple users are reporting their 'forgot password' / password reset function is being triggered, and that they're receiving emails with the verification code etc, even though they didn't request a ...