Password management

Password management

Both 'login password' and 'administrator password' command can be configured only by Administrator level user.
Therefore, when you do not know or forget the administrator password, you cannot change neither password.

Login password configuration ('login password' command)

'login password' command is used to configure the login password.
Up to 32 ASCII (ISO/IEC 646) characters can be used as the login password.
The upper case and lower case alphabets will be recognized as different characters.

Example of configuring the login password

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 |
 | >administrator 
 | Password: 
 | # login password
 | Old_Password:
 | New_Password:
 | New_Password:
 | # save
 | Saving ...
 | Done .
 | # 
 |
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CAUTION:

You cannot refer the login password from the console terminal. Make sure to enter the new login password.

Administrator password configuration ('administrator password' command)

'administrator password' command is used to configure the administrator password.
Up to 32 ASCII (ISO/IEC 646) characters can be used as the administrator password.
The upper case and lower case alphabets are recognized as different characters.

Example of configuring the administrator password

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 |
 | >administrator 
 | Password: 
 | # administrator password
 | Old_Password:
 | New_Password:
 | New_Password:
 | # save
 | Saving ...
 | Done .
 | # 
 |
 +----------------------------------------------------------------------

CAUTION:

You cannot refer the administrator password from the console terminal. Make sure to enter the new administrator password.

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