Reset Prism Admin Password

The following method could be used to reset the Prism “admin” user password.




Connect to the CVM_IP_Address with SSH client using account “nutanix” and password “nutanix/4u”


Run the following command “reset_admin_password.py”, that will reset the “admin” user password to factory settings and store it back in the Zeus User Repository.




Back to the Prism Interface and log on using the account: admin and Password: admin



Now, you will need to overwrite/create a new password for the admin account.




You can notice an event under the Alerts page with the latest password change.



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