Editing Administrator Account

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    You can edit the account that is used to access the RHV backup proxy web console or provide a new password for the account:

    1. Click the Settings icon at the top right corner of the RHV backup proxy web console, and select Appliance Settings.

    2. Switch to the Security tab and do the following:
    • To change the password:
    1. In the Old password field, enter the currently used password.
    2. In the New password and Confirm password fields, enter and confirm a new password. The minimum length of the password is 6 characters.
    • To specify credentials for a new account:
    1. In the Login field, specify a user name. The user name must contain only lowercase Latin letters and numeric characters, and must not match Linux system user names (such as root, daemon).
    1. In the Old password field, enter the currently used password.
    1. In the New password and Confirm password fields, enter and confirm a password for a new account. The minimum length of the password is 6 characters.
    1. Click Apply to save the settings.

    Important

    If you modify the account, you must also update account credentials in the RHV backup proxy configuration using the Veeam Backup & Replication console.

    Configuring Administrator Account