Set New Password for Current Backup Administrator Account

You can set a new password for the current backup administrator account.

Request

To set a new password, send the HTTP POST request to the /userProfile/changePasswordOfCurrentUser endpoint.

HTTP Request

POST https://<hostname>/api/v2/userProfile/changePasswordOfCurrentUser

Request Headers

The request contains the following headers.

Header

Required

Value

Description

Authorization

Required

Bearer <Access-Token>

Authenticates a client who sends the request to the server. Must contain the access token for the current logon session in the Bearer <Access-Token> format.

Request Body

Set the parameter values in the following format:

{

 "currentPassword": "string",

 "newPassword": "string"

}

Response

The server returns the following response to the client.

Response Codes

A successfully completed operation returns a response code 204 (No Content).

Response Headers

The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTP headers.

Header

Value

Description

Content-length

integer

Identifies the length of the response body message, in bytes.

Content-type

  • application/json
  • application/problem+json

Identifies the media type of the response body message.

Response Body

In the response body, Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure returns Code 200..

Set New Password for Current Backup Administrator AccountExample

The following request sets the new password.

Request:

POST https://51.11.247.127/api/v2/userProfile/changePasswordOfCurrentUser

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

 

Request Body:

{

 "currentPassword": "R43!rdXEO%e$",

 "newPassword": "P5gx#r&q08"

}

 

Response:

200

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