Change a User's Password

Required User Role: Administrator

For more information, see Users.

Note: After you set a temporary password for a user, the user must change their password the next time they log in to LCE.

To change a user's password via the LCE web UI:

  1. Log in to LCE via the user interface.

  2. In the top navigation bar, click Users.

    The Users page appears.

  3. Click the row for the user.

    The Edit User window appears.

  4. In the New Password field, type a temporary password for the user.

  5. In the Confirm Password field, type the temporary password again.
  6. Click Update.

    LCE saves your configuration.

To change a user's password via the CLI:

  1. Run the following command:

    user-utils --set-password--WebUI-acct <username>

    The user-utils utility prompts you for a temporary password.

  2. Type a temporary password for the user and press Enter.

    The user-utils utility sets the temporary password for the user.