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

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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.

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

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

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

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That’s All…

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