The default root password for Host PowerTools for VMware is nfinidat1. For security reasons, it is recommended that you change the root password.
Be sure to record the new password and keep it in a secure place. It will be required for administrative activities, such as changing network settings, and performing upgrades.
To change the root password for Host PowerTools for VMware:
- SSH to the Host PowerTools for VMware appliance, using the root user.
- The default root user password is nfinidat1
Run the command:
- At the prompt, enter a new password, and record it for future use.