You must reset the password if the admin account password is lost.
When the vRealize Operations Manager password for the built-in admin account is lost, follow these steps to reset it on vApp clusters.
This procedure requires root account credentials.
- In vRealize Operations Manager vApp deployments, when you log in to the console of the virtual application for the first time, you are forced to set a root password.
- The vRealize Operations Manager console root password can be different than the admin account password that you set when configuring the vRealize Operations Manager primary node.
- Log in to the master node command-line console as
- Enter the following command, and follow the prompts.
$VMWARE_PYTHON_BIN $VCOPS_BASE/../vmware-vcopssuite/utilities/sliceConfiguration/bin/vcopsSetAdminPassword.py --reset