Modify a user's password

Before running the commands shown on this page, you should load the Bitnami stack environment by executing the installdir/use_APPNAME script (Linux and MacOS) or by clicking the shortcut in the Start Menu under “Start -> Bitnami APPNAME Stack -> Application console” (Windows). On OS X VMs, the installation directory is /opt/bitnami and OS X VM users can click the “Open Terminal” button to run commands. Learn more about the Bitnami stack environment and about OS X VMs.

For security, it is recommended that you change the default user password as soon as possible. Follow the steps below:

  • Log in to the application.

  • Click on the arrow at the left top corner of the screen to display a drop-down menu.

    Password modification

  • Click “Account Settings”

    Password modification

  • Enter the current password and the new password.

  • Click “Save” to save your changes.

Last modification April 8, 2020