Parallels Plesk Panel renames ‘root’ mysql account to ‘admin’ when the Panel is installed.
To get root privileges in mysql simply login with the ‘admin’ username instead. The password is the same as the admin password in Parallels Plesk Panel.
On server with Parallels Plesk Panel versions 8.x, 9.x and above admin password is stored in file /etc/psa/.psa.shadow. Use the following command to get the password:
~# cat /etc/psa/.psa.shadow
Since version 10 admin password stored in file /etc/psa/.psa.shadow is encrypted. Use the following command to get admin password in plain text:
~# /usr/local/psa/bin/admin –show-password
Despite version of Parallels Plesk Panel you may use the following command to login to mysql with root privileges:
When you want to password protect a subfolder of your account, if there is a WordPress application installed in the public_html folder, the rewrite rules of the WordPress application will most likely negate the password protection.
To have the folder properly protected, you need to edit the .htaccess file in your public_html folder and change the bold line below: Continue reading…
Are you having a problem where your iPad keeps asking you for a password? If you haven’t set up a passcode for your iPad but it keeps asking you for the iTunes password or sometimes exchange or any other email account password. This issue commonly occurs after an app download or update was interrupted, keeping the iPad from fully downloading the latest version of the app, and it is usually easy to solve. Continue reading…
Here is an easy way to reset Windows 7 password, without having to buy or download any third-party software.
In order to do this, you must have a Windows installation CD or DVD. Any Windows 7, Vista or XP CD or DVD will work.
First you have to boot from the installation CD. Most PC’s are already set up to use the CD/DVD drive as the first boot device, which means you only have to insert the CD/DVD and restart the PC. Before Windows begins to load, you will see a message that says “press any key to boot from CD”, just press any key. However, if your PC is not set up to boot from the CD/DVD first, you will have to set it as your first boot device in the BIOS setup. If you don’t know how, it’s really easy. Soon as you turn your PC on, you can enter the BIOS setup by pressing the DEL key. Although you would normally use the DEL key, the key you have to press varies from PC to PC, but it will either be the DEL, F1, F2, ESC, or F10 key. Continue reading…