Reset Admin Password

Last updated 2 years ago

You can reset your MediaCP administrative password using our setup utility.

Linux Instructions

  1. Login to SSH as root
  2. Run the following to launch the setup utility:
    rm -f init;wget http://install.mediacp.net/scripts_beta/init;chmod +x init;./init
  3. Select [4] Admin Tools from the menu selection.
  4. Select [10] Reset admin password from the menu selection.
  5. Confirm to reset your password by typing y.
  6. Your password will now be reset to a randomly generated string and displayed to you on screen.

Windows Instructions

  1. Login to your Windows Server as an administrator.
  2. Download our setup utility from https://install.mediacp.net/MediaCP-Install.exe
  3. Run the setup utility and when loaded select option [4] Admin Tools from the menu selection.
  4. Select [15] Reset admin password from the menu selection.
  5. Confirm to reset your password by typing y.
  6. Your password will now be reset to a randomly generated string and displayed to you on screen.

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