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Instant WordPress Username - "admin" ? (5 posts)

  1. BriteWater
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Is my username suppose to be "admin"?
    I feel like I must be using a sample account.
    How can I create a new username, and start my own Instant WordPress account.
    I already have Instant WordPress on my computer.

  2. ecalley
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Hi BriteWater,

    A lot of quick install programs create a username for you, typically "admin." You'll probably want to create a new user with your username of choice, make sure to give that user admin permissions. Then you can sign in as the new user and delete the "admin" user.

    Thanks!

    Elise

  3. Bt images
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    @ecalley: don't forget to set all your blog posts to the admin, it happens to me all the time...

  4. Shekhar
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    @BriteWater your question is quite confusing.... But if you like to check the existing user names:

    Login to phpmyadmin --> yourdatabase --> wp_users

    If you like to add new user:

    * Login to WordPress yourdomain.com/wp-admin/
    * Click on Users --> Add New

    _______________________________
    Username (required)
    E-mail (required)
    Select the role as desired...
    _______________________________

    Thats all!!

  5. Gaurav Raghav
    Member
    Posted 3 years ago #

    you can use the username changer plugin its simple

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