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svtcli on OVC and root on ESXi password lost

 
IDmitry
Occasional Contributor

svtcli on OVC and root on ESXi password lost

Hello all!


We want migrate for VC to VCSA.
We try login to OVC with password from ESXi host - failure (access denided)
Probobly, we lost root password ESXi, we canot login to ESXi too. (Lockdown mode disabled)

what should we do to change svtcli password on OVC and ESXi hosts?

OVC 3.7.6

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J-Philippe
Frequent Advisor

Re: svtcli on OVC and root on ESXi password lost

Hello, the best practice is to logon on OVC with the administrator@vsphere.local and if not working  you can use the svtcli.

The svtcli password is not mandatory the same as the ESXi root password, they can be different.

IDmitry
Occasional Contributor

Re: svtcli on OVC and root on ESXi password lost

Yes, I am understand about I must login at OVC with Administrator@vsphere.local account, but It's not work :(
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