This shortcode displays a form that allows a visitor of your site to request a password reset link be sent to them by mail.

Shortcode Examples


The lost password shortcode looks like this when implemented:

forgot password

Note that you’d need to be logged out to view this forgot password form.

Example showing usage of shortcode parameters:

[memb_lost_password button_text="Reset Password" email_label="Email Address"]

Shortcode Parameters​

button_text : Change the text/label of the button

email_label : Change the label for “Username or Email”.

You can use the below ID to style the lost password form:

A simple example would be:
#lostpasswordform {
width: 50%;

Additional Information

See our detailed guide on how users can reset their passwords through this shortcode.

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