en WordPress.com Forums › Support lost admin username and and password Author Posts March 27, 2013 at 11:23 am #1198870 rebeccapatterson2000Member Hello, I’ve started a new position here and admin person has left the company so we dont know who the admin user is or what the username/password is. I think my profile is just a contributor and i need to add another contributor. can you turn my profile into an admin user please or tell me how I can do this? thanks rebecca – The blog I need help with is pellandbales.wordpress.com. March 27, 2013 at 1:06 pm #1198969 1tessModerator Emeritus If at all possible, contact the former administration for the information. As a contributor, you cannot add users. WordPress cannot transfer ownership of a site without proof of ownership. Perhaps your company has other information which would illustrate that the site belongs to you. This might help: https://en.forums.wordpress.com/topic/cannot-reset-my-password?replies=2#post-1197067 http://en.support.wordpress.com/passwords/ Author Posts The topic ‘lost admin username and and password’ is closed to new replies.