You can change the password for the admin user on any NSX-T appliance.


  1. Log in to the NSX Manager CLI.
  2. Run the set user command.
    nsx> set user admin
    Current password:
    New password:
    Confirm new password:

    The password must meet these password complexity requirements:

    • At least eight characters in length

    • At least one uppercase character

    • At least one lowercase character

    • At least one numeric character

    • At least one special character