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I have forgotten my admin password and cannot long into Zend Server. How do I reset my admin password?
Zend Server 6
Zend Server 7
Zend Server 8
Linux and Mac OS X
On Linux and Mac OS X systems, run the following command as root. This may require the use of `sudo` depending on your operating system. The parameter "Z3ndServerPassw0rd" should be replaced with your desired password.
# /usr/local/zend/bin/php /usr/local/zend/bin/gui_passwd.php Z3ndServerPassw0rd
In Windows, navigate to the Start Menu > Programs > Zend Server > Change Password. In Windows 7 and later, it is necessary to right-click on Change Password and run as Administrator.
For IBM i, from the 5250 command line:
Use option "1. Change password for Web Administration Console". Enter the new password, then press enter to save it.