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How to Change the Root MYSQL Password For WHM

In some cases you may need to change your root MySQL password. This can be done via SSH or you can do this quite easily through WHM. Let’s take a look at the steps required to change the root MySQL password through WHM in this guide. Please note that you’ll need to be logged in to WHM before proceeding.

 

Step 1:  Search for the word root in the WHM search bar

Step 2:  Select MySQL Root Password under the SQL Services section

 

Showing the MySQL Root Password location in WHM

 

Step 3:  Enter your desired password

Step 4:  Re enter the password to confirm

Step 5:  Click Change Password

 

Showing the MySQL Root Password form in WHM

 

Your root MySQL password should now be updated and ready to use.

 

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