Method used to retrieve the console account password for the USG6000 series

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If you have a Telnet or web account with permissions higher than Level 3, you can change the password to the console port after logging in through Telnet or the web UI. Telnet login is used as an example:

1. Log in to the device using a Telnet account.
2. Change the password of the console user. For example, change the user name and password to admin and Password@123, respectively:
system-view
[sysname] user-interface console 0
[sysname-ui-console0] authentication-mode local user admin password cipher Password@123
[sysname-ui-console0] return

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Method used to retrieve the account and password of OceanStor T Series unified storage systems
The admin user of the OceanStor T Series V10R005 storage system can initiate passwords of ordinary administrators and read-only users by running the resetuserpwd command on the CLI. The initial password is Admin@storage. If user admin (super administrator) forgets the password, contact Huawei technical support engineers. For details, see Tips for Managing Users and Passwords.

Login method if the account and password are forgotten for the USG6000 series
Upon the factory delivery, default administrator account admin and password Admin@123 are provided for the access to the USG6000 series in three modes: Telnet, web UI, and console port.

Retrieving the console port login password on the USG2000&5000
Retrieve the console port login password on the USG2000&5000 as follows: In this case, you need to log in to the device through the web UI or Telnet. The operations are as follows (with user1 being the user that has forgotten the password): 1. Telnet to the device for the change: Login authentication Username:admin Password:********** Note: The max number of VTY users is 5, and the current number of VTY users on line is 1. NOTICE:This is a private communication system. Unauthorized access or use may lead to prosecution. system-view [USG] aaa [USG-aaa] local-user user1 password cipher password@123 //Indicates re-setting the password of account user1. Retrieve the console port login password as follows: system-view [USG5100]user-interface console 0 [USG5100-ui-console0]authentication-mode password cipher huawei@123

Retrieving the Telnet login password on the USG6000
Retrieve the Telnet login password on the USG6000 as follows: In this case, you need to log in to the device through the console port or web UI. The operations are as follows (with user1 being the user that has forgotten the password): 1. Change the password through the console port. system-view [USG6600]aaa [USG6600-aaa]manager-user admin [USG6600-aaa-manager-user-admin]password cipher password@123 //Indicates changing the password of the admin account to password@123. Retrieve the Telnet login password as follows: system-view [USG6600]user-interface vty 0 4 [USG6600-ui-vty0-4]authentication-mode password cipher huawei@123

Setting the console password on the USG6000
For the login through the console port, the account and password must be set. 1. During the first log, use the default account (admin) and password (Admin@123) of the console port. 2. To prevent an unauthorized user to access the device with the default account and password, you are advised to change this password after your first login to the device. system-view [sysname] user-interface Console 0 [sysname-ui-Console0] authentication-mode local user maintain password cipher Password@123

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