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PIX 501 - change password for LOCAL username

Posted on 2011-03-03
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hopefully an easy 500pts for someone.

Is it possible to change the password on an *existing* username without removing/re-creating that user?

eg:
username my user password mypass privilege 2

How would I change this password to MyPassw0rd
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Question by:snowdog_2112
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JFrederick29 earned 2000 total points
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Nope, you can't change the password.  You have to remove and then add with new password.

conf t
no username myuser
username myuser password MyPassw0rd privilege 2
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by:snowdog_2112
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That's so dumb.  

It's how I had been doing it, just wondering if that was the best/only way.  Thx.
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