There are many ways to set your wordpress admin password. The easiest do it through the WordPress interface. Here I write a simple tutorial how to change your wordpress password. Just follow the steps:
Step -1: Login your admin panel.
Step -2: Go to USERS tab on the left side in admin panel.
Step -3:Click on your username to edit
Step – 4: Now scroll down the page. Here you show New Password text field.
Now type your new password in the two boxes provided.Box will
show your password strength.
Step – 5: Click the UPDATE PROFILE button
Your new password is active now. It works nicely and is the simplest way of changing your WordPress admin password if you are able to login to your account. But when you are not able to login to your account, what will you to do? Don’t worry mate.If you forget your password, your WordPress has a built in password recovery through email.
Step – 1: Go to your WordPress Login page e.g. www.yourset.com/wp-admin
Step – 2: Click on lost password
Step – 3: You will be taken to a page to put in some details. Type your required information for changing password e.g User name, email etc.
Step – 4: Click Get New Password
Step – 5: Check your mail. A new password is emailed to you.
Step – 6:When you get your new password, login and change it by following first step.
You can also read: How to change WordPress Password via phpMyAdmin