Change the Operating System Account Password

An operating system account password is required to access the operating system directly or through secure shell (SSH). You must access the operating system to perform maintenance or troubleshooting tasks.

Note: In a replicated deployment, each instance has a separate operating system account password. Repeat this procedure as needed.


  1. In the Operations Console, click Administration >Operating System Access.

  2. Complete the password entry fields, and click Save.