This Maintenance Monday Livestream looks at how to change the password of your existing Joomla database in case you need to restore your website from an Akeeba backup.

database passwordsUsing special characters in the password for your #Joomla database can create real problems for you if you need to restore your website from an Akeeba backup - a time when you probably already have enough headaches to deal with. This Maintenance Monday Livestream looks at how to change the password of your existing Joomla database in phpmyadmin and configuration.php. It's a method that will help you experience the shortest of down time for your website during the switch.