# INN Emergency Login Plugin - Top 10 Essential Plugins

In WordPress, if an administrator forgets their login password, or even their login username or email, it is not possible to reset the password via email. To address this issue, INN STUDIO has developed a plugin that allows administrators to log in to the backend even if they have forgotten their username, email, or password.

Plugin Information

  • Plugin Name: INN Emergency Login
  • English Name: INN Emergency Login
  • Plugin Features: Allows login even if the administrator forgets their password, username, or email.
  • Latest Version: 2.0.1 (March 14, 2023)
  • Open Source License: GPL-3.0
  • Download: GitHub Project

Plugin Screenshots

This plugin does not have a user interface.

Usage Instructions

  • Prerequisite: You need to be able to access the wp-config.php file.
  • Create a directory named mu-plugins under the wp-content directory.
  • Place the plugin file (a single PHP file) inside the mu-plugins directory.
  • Open the wp-config.php file.
  • Search for the keyword AUTH_KEY, find the string immediately following the single quotes, and copy it.
  • Calculate the sha512 value of that string using software, a program, or an online tool.
  • Visit "YourDomain/?innEmergencyLoginToken=calculatedValue" and press Enter. You can then click the link to log in as an administrator to the backend.
  • Please change your administrator password.


  • March 14, 2023: Version 2.0.1 - Compatibility with PHP 8.2
  • May 10, 2020: Version 2.0.0 - Decoupled maintenance mode token login
  • December 9, 2018: Version 1.0.0 - Initial release