phpbb upgrade error : Data too long for column ‘user_password’ at row 1

hi i have just upgrade my phpbb forum from 3.0 to 3.1 and am getting mysql error when trying to login to admin account

General Error

SQL ERROR [ mysql5 ]
Data too long for column 'user_password' at row 1 [1406]
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Supporter Asked on November 13, 2016 in Software.
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ya its looks like error is cause by user_password field  length , try changing it to 255 by run mysql query in phpmyadmin

ALTER TABLE myphpbb_users MODIFY user_password varchar(255)

replace my myphpbb  with your table prefix

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