How may I change my username in the log in panel in order to access to my wordpress dashboard?

Category: Wordpress

happyness
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2013-05-08 7:55 am EST

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I have malware in my website . I want to clean it and one of the steps that wordpress.org recomends is very important is to change the default username after the installation....I´m not allowed from my dashboard.....were can I do that?

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johnpaulb-imhs1
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2013-05-08 9:02 am EST
Hello happyness,

Thank you for your question. Here is a link to our guide on how to change your WordPress admin username for security purposes.

If you have any further questions, feel free to post them below.
Thank you,

-John-Paul

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