Configuring Administrator Account Settings

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    To change the login and password of the administrator account with access to the Veeam Backup for RHV web console, do the following:

    1. At the main panel of the web console, click Configuring Administrator Account Settings and select Appliance Settings.
    2. In the Appliance Settings view, open the Security tab.
    3. In the Login field, enter the account name. You can specify a new account name. The login must meet the following requirements:
    • The login must contain only letters and digits.
    • The login must not match the Linux system user accounts (root, daemon, etc.).
    1. In the Old password field, enter the current password for the administrator account.
    2. In the New password field, assign a new password for the administrator account.
    3. In the Confirm new password field, enter the new password again.
    4. Click Apply to save the settings. The web console updates login name automatically.

    Important

    If you change the administrator account credentials specified in the Veeam Backup & Replication console, you must also update the credentials in the RHV appliance settings.

    Configuring Administrator Account Settings