How to reset password for GUI/SSH and CLI usernames in vRealize Network Insight
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How to reset password for GUI/SSH and CLI usernames in vRealize Network Insight

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Article ID: 324470

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Products

VMware Aria Operations for Networks

Issue/Introduction

This article provides steps to reset the support and consoleuser passwords with the user consoleuser.

 
 


Environment

VMware vRealize Network Insight 3.x
VMware vRealize Network Insight 4.x
VMware vRealize Network Insight 6.x
VMware vRealize Network Insight 5.x

Resolution

To reset support user password in vRealize Network Insight:

  1. Log into the vRealize Network Insight VM via SSH or vCenter Console as consoleuser.
  2. Run the following command:
modify-password system --user support
  1. Set your new password and confirm.
 

To reset consoleuser password in vRealize Network Insight:

  1. Log into the vRealize Network Insight VM via SSH or vCenter Console as consoleuser.
  2. Run the following command:
modify-password system --user consoleuser
  1. Set your new password and confirm.

To reset UI password in vRealize Network Insight:
(cli) modify-password ui --user admin@local
Reset UI password supported only in platform cli.