How to change Admin Username and password in Magento 1.9

In order to secure your web store and prevent password hacking, it is recommended for Magento users to change their Admin Password. This tutorial will guide you how to change the password to login to Admin dashboard.
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Changing admin User Name

By default, the Admin UserName will be set as “admin” during the installation process. Despite the fact that the username “admin” is simple in use, it is quite easy to be guessed and hence reduces the necessary security level. This tutorial will guide you how to change the Admin User Name in Magento.
2. From the Admin dashboard, navigate to System > My Account.
2. From the Admin dashboard, navigate to System > My Account.
1. Login to the backend of your Magento store.
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3. Explore the My Account section. In User Name, enter the new one that you want to use and click Save Account to finish.
chang admin user name in Magento 1.9

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