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How do I change my 'admin' users password? (managed)
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This article applies to workstations managed by an ESET Endpoint Encryption Server.  If you are using a standalone system please see this article: KB279 - How do I change my 'admin' users password? (standalone)


How to change a workstations Admin password

If you wish to update the FDE password of the admin user account on a machine please follow the steps below.  Please note this change needs to be done on a workstation by workstation basis and cannot be performed in bulk.

  • Login to the ESET Endpoint Encryption Server
  • Select the Workstations branch of the tree.
  • Select the Workstation in the list of workstations.
  • Click the Details button.
  • Select the FDE Logins tab.
  • Select the Admin FDE user account you wish to modify the password of.
  • Click the Change button.

  • Enter the new password details.
  • Click the Post Change button.

  • The login Status will change to Change pending.


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