Modify the default administrator 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.

Change it using the Openfire Administration Panel. Follow the next steps:

  • Log in to the Openfire Administration Panel.

  • Browse to the “User/Groups” menu item and click the user “admin” button.

    Openfire change password

  • Browse to the “User Options -> Password” menu item, fill with the new password and click the “Update Password” button.

    Openfire change password

Last modification April 8, 2020