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About the root MySQL Password on Your Dedicated Server

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For getting the root MySQL password on your Dedicated server, you need to first login to it as root using SSH.

Then, using your favorite text editor, open the /root/.my.cnf file.

In this file, you will find the root MySQL password for your Dedicated server which is in non-encrypted format.

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