You can change the default VSA cluster password.

Note: Make sure to record the new password. It will be required by VMware support if any troubleshooting issues occur.


  1. In the vSphere Web Client, select the datacenter that accommodates the VSA cluster, click the Manage tab, and click VSA Manager.
  2. On the VSA Cluster Properties pane, click the Actions button.
  3. Select Change Password.
  4. In the Change VSA Cluster Password dialog box, type the information required to change the VSA cluster password.
    Option Action
    Username svaadmin.
    Old Password Type the current VSA cluster password.
    New Password Type the new VSA cluster password.
    New Password Confirmation Retype the new VSA cluster password.
    The default VSA cluster password is svapass.
  5. Click OK.


The VSA cluster password is changed.