Posts Tagged with "md5"

A function to generate unique id’s and keys

Wednesday, March 2, 2011


Following function will generate id’s/keys without using MD5 or SHA1. PHP function uniqid() to generate Unique ID’s. It will create prefixed unique identifier based on current time in microseconds. This function will return (13 + prefix length) characters long identifier. If ‘lcg’ is true then it will return (prefix length + 23) characters. This function […]

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How to reset Joomla Super Admin password

Tuesday, November 24, 2009


To reset password you must have access to Joomla database. Most of the hosting providers come with some sort of control panel or PhpMyAdmin. Also make a backup of your database in case you have to revert back to original database. Find users table, e.g. jos_users. Note you table names may vary depending on the […]

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