Friday, March 27, 2015

vRealize Operations - change root password for console access

This is just a quick reference on how to reset the root password to be more secure:

Solution:

Login to vCenter server
Select VM for vRA appliance
Open console.
Press ALT+F1 which will provide you with login prompt.
Enter username "root"
For password just press ENTER since password is blank.

Will now be prompted to provide new password!