Magento 2 How to Unlock Admin User via Command Line
In this tutorial, we will talk about How to Unlock Admin User via Command Line. As you know, from Magento 2, they add many commands in
bin/magento. This may difficult to get approach this, let me explain more detail about How to Unlock Admin User via Command Line.
How to Unlock Admin User via Command Line
Go to Magento admin root folder and show usage:
php bin/magento admin:user:unlock --help
Usage: admin:user:unlock <username> Arguments: username The admin username to unlock Options: -h, --help Display this help message -q, --quiet Do not output any message -V, --version Display this application version --ansi Force ANSI output --no-ansi Disable ANSI output -n, --no-interaction Do not ask any interactive question -v|vv|vvv, --verbose Increase the verbosity of messages: 1 for normal output, 2 for more verbose output and 3 for debug Help: This command unlocks an admin account by its username. To unlock: bin/magento admin:user:unlock username
Syntax to Unlock Admin user
php bin/magento admin:user:unlock username
Let unlock a admin account: mageplaza with the following information
Type in the command line:
php bin/magento admin:user:unlock mageplaza
The user account "mageplaza" has been unlocked
If the admin user was not locked, you may get this message:
The user account "mageplaza" was not locked or could not be unlocked
Now to go to admin login page, and fill the above information
and I’m in now, see this screenshot
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