Jan 26, 2015 at 10:34 PM
Edited Jan 27, 2015 at 12:48 AM
I installed blogengine through Network solutions running version:
and using Windows hosting - I have had this for 6 months and made an update today - then when I tried to log in again I would get the following:
I tried every step to resolve this - I cannot get an email sent to me to reset the password -
I tried changing the users.xml file
tried resetting by updating the web.config
I am at a loss how to get into my account - please help this is frustrating
I do not know how to work with the database in network solutions to see if I can reset anything there - I am unfamiliar with this setup with network solutions and blogengine -
I researched all I can before I am posting this - thanks for any help
I tried these steps with no luck
How do I reset lost admin password?
If you are using default XML provider:
- Get to your website (usually by FTP to your web server).
- Open /app_data/users.xml in the text editor, for example notepad.
- Remove password from your admin account, meaning:
- Restart web site, easiest way is to open web.config and add a space to the comment and save it. Comments are:
<!-- anywhere between tags like these --> Now you should be able to log in as admin/admin.
If you don't have Admin account in the users.xml file, add new user tag like so: