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Reset Password of admin user and change Management IP of a V3 storage

Publication Date:  2017-10-31 Views:  197 Downloads:  0
Issue Description

Unknown Management IP and unknown password of a 5500 v3 storage. Customer needed to reset the password and find the management IP of the storage.

Alarm Information


Handling Process

1. Access storage thought serial Port;

2. Login with _super_admin user, password: Admin@revive;

3. Run initpasswd command to reset the password of admin user to default one (Admin@storage);

4. Type "exit" and log-in with admin user, also from serial connection;

5. Run show system management_ip to interrogate the current ip address for management or go to step 6 to change the IP;

6. Run change system management_ip eth_port_id=CTE0.SMM0.MGMT0 ip_type=ipv4_ipv4_address= mask= gateway_ipv4= (change the IP as preferred);

7. Access the storage normally by device manager with the new IP and default password for admin user (Admin@storage);

8. (Optional) Access the CLI of the storage and reset the storage to factory settings.

     a. Run change user_mode current_mode user_mode=developer

     b. Run restore system factory_mode

Root Cause