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Recover WHM root password?

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by jnasser, Feb 22, 2018.

  1. jnasser

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    hi, im using google cloud, i have forgot my root password for whm.

    the only thing i have on google cloud is reset server, stop and SSH command.

    kindly help me to solve.
     
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    24x7server Well-Known Member

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    Hi,

    Are you able to login to the Google Cloud instance via console? Did you have a key for accessing it?
     
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    Hello,

    You should be able to use the "passwd root" command from the console to configure a new root password. Here's a third-party URL where this is discussed:

    Get root password for Google Cloud Engine VM

    Thank you.
     
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