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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

Step 3: Enter your desired password.

Step 4: Re-enter the password to confirm

Step 5: Click Change Password

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

Written by Michael Brower  /  June 23, 2017

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