Reset Webmin Password

Reset Webmin Password



Reset Webmin Password

  1. Login as root.
  2. Run Command
    • RedHat distribution (i.e. Fedora, CentOS, Gentoo):
      /usr/libexec/webmin/changepass.pl /etc/webmin admin newpassword
    • Debian distribution:
      /usr/share/webmin/changepass.pl /etc/webmin admin newpassword
    • FreeBSD:
      /usr/local/lib/webmin/changepass.pl /usr/local/etc/webmin admin newpassword
  3. Login to Webmin with your reset password.

One Responseto “Reset Webmin Password”

  1. C Paterson says:

    Hello
    A ‘friend’ set up a hard drive for me using webmin windows shares in 2009. I have the http address but not the username or password for login to be able to access my files. What can I do?? thanks cp.

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