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 “”, 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.