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Update Service Catalog mdbadmin password

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Article ID: 40209

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Products

CA Service Catalog

Issue/Introduction

How to change mdbadmin password used with Service Catalog

Environment

Service Catalog

All Supported DBMS environments

Resolution

1. Login to the Service Catalog Server

2. Take a backup of config.properties file under "USM_HOME"

Note: USM_HOME is the installation directory of Catalog

3. Open a command prompt and change the directory to USM_HOME/scripts

4. You will find encrypter.bat file. Run the below command to encrypt the mdbadmin password

5. You will be presented with the encrypted mdbadmin password

6. Copy the password and update the config.properties file under USM_HOME directory for the following parameters

DBSource.password = <Paste the new encrypted Password here>

Ensure that all other database connection information is correct

7. Recycle the Service Catalog Service

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