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8amitj
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎02-07-2012

Not able to change the password for admin

I am trying to change the password for admin in Brocade ds-300 switch but below message I am getting.

"Cannot manage the target account due to conflicting AD permissions"

The ID, with I am trying to change the password having admin role.

Thanks in Advance

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8amitj
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎02-07-2012

Re: Not able to change the password for admin

Someone please help me in this.

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TechHelp24
Posts: 3,634
Registered: ‎02-23-2004

Re: Not able to change the password for admin

log as root, and execute the command "passwddefault"

all password will be set to default, then ayou can change at next login.

TechHelp24
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8amitj
Posts: 3
Registered: ‎02-07-2012

Re: Not able to change the password for admin

Thanks TechHelp24 for reply. I don't have admin password to login as admin. I am trying to reset the password with the ID which having admin rights. Is there any other way to reset the password of admin.

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TechHelp24
Posts: 3,634
Registered: ‎02-23-2004

Re: Not able to change the password for admin

I wrote in my preview post login as "root" also with username root and reset the password by default

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francisco.gomez1
Posts: 1
Registered: ‎02-20-2012

Re: Not able to change the password for admin

Hi , everybody especially to TechHelp24   could you send me the brocade 300 procedure to recover my password? I have the same problem as the post, so i need some help , and i dont want to lose the fabric configuration , its an inherited scenario. THANKSSSSSSSS

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TechHelp24
Posts: 3,634
Registered: ‎02-23-2004

Re: Not able to change the password for admin

francisco,

--->>>....and i dont want to lose the fabric configuration ,

password recovery don't lose the config, but you have temporary lost of connectivity because the switch must be rebooted.

about password recovery, see here in the community.

thanks.

TechHelp24

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