Setting CDP Server Users

Linux Installations | Windows Installations

Linux Installations

You can define a username and password for the CDP Server Web Interface before you can begin using the CDP Standard Edition.

#r1soft-setup --user DESIRED_USERNAME --pass DESIRED_PASSWORD

After running you will see output similar to:

# r1soft-setup --user admin --pass r1soft Server username and password set The R1Soft CDP Server must be restarted for these changes to take effect Use '/etc/init.d/cdp-server restart' to restart.

Then restart the CDP server. See Restarting CDP Server.

Windows Installations

Using the "Reset User" function you can:

Follow the instructions below to use the "Reset User" function in Windows CDP Configuration Utility.
1. Run the Windows CDP Configuration Utility by going to Start (All) Programs R1Soft CDP Backup CDP Configuration Utility.

2. Select the "Credentials" tab. This tab is shown by default.

Standard Edition
Enterprise Edition

3. Fill in the following fields:

4. Click the "Apply" button to save the changes.

5. Once the user is reset successfully, you will see the confirmation message. Click "OK."

6. Now you must restart the CDP Server service for your changes to take effect. See Restarting CDP Server.

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