Best Practise - change flexnet admin password without a working login

This guide describes how to set a password for flexnet admin license server without working login

The later versions of FLEXnetAdmin license server requires you to change the password on your first login. Sometimes this password is forgotten since it might not be frequently used. There is a way to manually set the login to a known password.

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6. Step 4. Open Services Open “Services”

4. Step 2. Locate the access information Scroll down in the file and find the accessControl segment.

7. Step 5. Restart Service Right click on the “ lmadmin_ptc ” service and choose “restart” You can now log in using the new password.

1. Best Practise Setting a password for flexnet admin license server without working login.

2. Background: The later versions of FlexnetAdmin license server requires you to change tha password on your first login. Sometimes this password is forgotten since it might not be frequently used. There is a way to manually set the login to a known password.

3. Step 1. Find the file “Server.xml” On the license server machine, find the server.xml file. Default path is C: \ Program files \ FLEXnet Admin License Server \ conf \ server.xml Open the file in notepad ++ or similar .

5. Step 3. Change the password Remove the encrypted password and set a new one. From: <user firstName ="System" id="admin" lastName ="Administrator" password ="(ENC - 01)yrzrgshtX9" passwordExpired ="false" privileges="admin" type="local - admin"/> To: <user firstName ="System" id="admin" lastName ="Administrator" password= “ MyAdminPassword “ passwordExpired ="false" privileges="admin" type="local - admin"/>

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