This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

Force New Password


When a user is created, he can receive his password by email. If he keep this one, his password is stored in plain text in a mail, this is not secure.

Force your new users to change their first password when they log in!


  1. Upload the plugin content to the “/wp-content/plugins/” directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the “Plugins” menu in WordPress
  3. No settings page

Contributors & Developers

“Force New Password” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • 11 aug 2015
  • 4.3 support
  • FR l10n


  • 30 apr 2014
  • First release