WordPress Registration Form Plugin (CMREG) - How To - Reset User's Password As Admin


Email How To - Reset User's Password As Admin

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Note: this feature was introduced in version 3.3.7.

The WordPress Registration Form plugin allows the admin to reset user's password and send email notification about it.

Email Notification

To customize the email notification, navigate to Admin Dashboard → CM Registration Pro  Settings.

Navigation to the plugin settings - WordPress Plugin User Registration
Navigation to the plugin settings

Head to the Email tab.

Email notifications settings - User Registration WordPress
Email notifications settings

Scroll down and find the section Password email by admin. This email is sent to the user when the admin resets user's password. The options are:

'Password email by admin' email template - WordPress Login Plugin
'Password email by admin' email template
  • Password email subject - Customize the email subject. You can use the following shortcode for adding dynamic content: 
    • [blogname]
  • Reset password email template - Customize the body template. You can use the following shortcodes for adding dynamic content: 
    • [userfirstname]
    • [userlastname]
    • [userlogin]
    • [siteurl]
    • [resetpasswordurl] - the email must contain this shortcode.

When you finish customizing the email template, click the button Save.

'Save' button - WordPress Custom Login Form
'Save' button

Reset Password

To reset user's password, navigate to Admin Dashboard → Users → All Users.

Managing site users - WordPress Custom Login
Managing site users

Hover on the needed user and click Send password reset.

Resetting user password
Resetting user password

Above the table, you will see the message that the password reset link was sent.

Message about password reset
Message about password reset

The user will receive the email notification:

User email notificaction with the link for setting new password - Social Login WordPress
User email notificaction with the link for setting new password

After clicking on the link, the user will be redirected to the form for setting new password:

Setting up new password
Setting up new password

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