Manual Chapter : Modifying the system maintenance account passwords in the user interface

Applies To:

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BIG-IP LTM

  • 16.0.1, 15.1.0, 15.0.1, 15.0.0, 14.1.3, 14.1.2, 14.1.0, 14.0.1, 14.0.0
Manual Chapter

Modifying the system maintenance account passwords in the user interface

To modify the root or admin passwords, you must have either administrator or root level access to the configuration utility.
  1. On the Main tab, click
    System
    Platform
    .
  2. In the
    User Administration
    section, choose the
    Password
    field for either
    Root Account
    or
    Admin Account
    .
  3. Type the new password.
  4. Type the same password in the
    Confirm
    field for the account chosen.
  5. Click
    Update
    .
If you have updated the password for
Admin Account
, you will be logged out of the Configuration utility and will need to log in again using the new password.