You can change the root account password due to security restrictions or other reasons.
Verify that you have a password to log in to the vCloud Usage Meter console as root.
- Log in to the virtual machine console as the root user.
- To change the root password, run the
- Enter the new password and re-enter the same password to confirm the change.
- Log out from the virtual machine console.
You have changed the root account password and can log in to vCloud Usage Meter as root with the new password.