Nutanix Basics – Reset password for Nutanix Prism local user
Below quick tip on how to reset password for Nutanix Prism local user. Below guide apply to Nutanix Prism Central as well. There are two ways.
#1. Using Prism interface
Log in to Prism Element with domain user and go to User Management
From users window choose user and click update. On the bottom of the applet there is Reset password button.
#2. Command line
Log in to CVM over SSH and get into ncli command line.
ncli user reset-password user-name=admin password=password
Error: Password requirements: Should be at least 8 characters long. Should have at least 1 lowercase character(s). Should have at least
1 uppercase character(s). Should have at least 1 digit(s). Should have at least 1 special character(s). Should differ by at least 4 char
acters from previous password. Should not be from last 10 passwords.
Password of user 'admin' reset successfully
Please login again with new credentials.