Changing the password

Virtual Storage System E590, E790 Installation Guide

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  1. On your management console PC or laptop, open a web browser and enter the following IP address:
  2. Enter the default user name and the password sent with the system, and then press the Enter key to log in to Hitachi Storage Advisor Embedded. Contact customer support for the default user name and password if missing.

    If the login window does not appear, check whether the browser is configured to allow pop-ups. If pop-ups are allowed, make sure the management console IP address is set to and the subnet mask is set to If the IP address and subnet mask are correct and pop-ups are allowed, but the login window does not appear, contact customer support.
  3. In the top-right corner, click the gear icon, and then select User Administration.

    User Administration is located in the top right corner of the HSAE dashboard.

  4. Click Support Personnel Group.

  5. On the Users tab, select the maintenance user check box if it is not already selected, and then click Edit.

  6. Type the new case-sensitive password for the maintenance user in New Password and Re-enter Password. For security, each typed password character is masked with a dot.
    Important: This password is required for storage system maintenance and for running the Initial Setup wizard. Record the new password for the maintenance user and keep it in a safe location.

  7. Click Finish, and then click OK, Apply, and Close.

Run the Initial Setup wizard.