Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration and log in, follow
Do not use the browser controls (for example, the Back button) while
you are using
Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration.
Log in to
Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration.
From the Navigation menu in the upper, right corner of the
Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration window, choose
Cisco Unified OS Administration
Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration Logon window displays.
You can also access
Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration directly by
entering the following URL:
Enter your Administrator username and password.
The Administrator username and password get established during
installation or created by using the command line interface.
Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration window displays.
If you lose the administrator password or security password,
use the following procedure to reset these passwords.
To perform the password reset process, you must be connected
to the system through the system console, that is, you must have a keyboard and
monitor connected to the server. You cannot reset a password when connected to
the system through a secure shell session.
The security password on all nodes in a cluster must match. Change
the security password on all machines, or the cluster nodes will not
You must reset each node in a cluster after you change its
security password. Failure to reboot the nodes causes system service
problems and problems with the
Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration windows on the subscriber
During this procedure, you must remove and then insert a valid CD or
DVD in the disk drive to prove that you have physical access to the system.
Log in to the system with the following username and password:
The Welcome to platform password reset window displays.
Press any key to continue.
If you have a CD or DVD in the disk drive, remove it now.
Press any key to continue.
The system tests to ensure that you have removed the CD or DVD
from the disk drive.
Insert a valid CD or DVD into the disk drive.
For this test, you must use a data CD, not a music CD.
The system tests to ensure that you have inserted the disk.
After the system verifies that you have inserted the disk, you get
prompted to enter one of the following options to continue:
a to reset the administrator password.
s to reset the security password.
q to quit.
Enter a new password of the type that you chose.
Reenter the new password.
The password must contain at least 6 characters. The system checks
the new password for strength. If the password does not pass the strength
check, you get prompted to enter a new password.
After the system verifies the strength of the new password, the
password gets reset, and you get prompted to press any key to exit the password