This document explains how to the change Login password of E-series devices with the help of its GUI and the cnMaestro.
Note: The default username and password for cnPilot devices is admin/admin.
The default username cannot be changed. However, User can change the password as per their requirement.
For security reason, User can set the password as per their requirement other than default password.
There are two ways to change the Password on cnPilot devices as mentioned below:
a) Using GUI.
b) Using cnMaestro cloud or on-premises.
Step1: Please use the below steps to change the password on the GUI:
a) Login in to the AP using default username and password i.e. admin/admin.
b) Click on Configuration >> System >> Administrator >> Edit the Admin password as per your requirement.
c) Click on Save.
Please find the below image for your reference:
Results: You will be able to login into the AP using username as admin and Password which you have configured.
Step 2: If AP is already onboard on the cnMaestro. Please use the below steps to change the password:
a) Login into the cnMaestro cloud or on-premises server.
b) Click on Configuration >> WLANs and AP group as shown in the figure below:
c) Click on AP group >> New AP group (if not created any) or you can edit the existing AP group (for e.g. Default enterprise) as shown in the figure below:
d) Click on Basic and enter the name and add the WLAN and save the configuration.
Note: This needs to be done only while creating the new AP group.
e) Configure the Password under Management >> Admin Password and click on Save as shown in the figure below:
f) Push this AP group on the device on which you would like to change the password Under Manage >> System.
- Select the AP group and checkbox of the device.
- Click on Apply configuration.
- You can check if the AP group has been pushed successfully under Application >> Jobs >> Actions
g) You can check if the AP group has been pushed successfully under Application >> Jobs >> Configuration Update:
Result: You will be able to login into the AP using username as admin and Password which you have configured. I have considered the password as 12345678 as an example.