Forgot SonarQube localhost password and haven’t created any local database

  • which versions are you using :-
    I dont know how to check versions of SonarQube and SonarScanner
  • what are you trying to achieve :-
    I want to see SonarQube dashboard in my localhost.
  • what have you tried so far to achieve this :-
    I given which and all passwords i remembered.

I haven’t setup Docker or MySQL but i forgot LocalHost the password.


I guess you’ve set up SonarQube on your local machine. Do you have an external database, or are you using the embedded, H2 DB? If the latter, it’s easiest just to start over by deleting $SONARQUBE-HOME/data