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How to retrieve admin password in AEM

arnab26
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Dear All,

We have forgot the admin password of an AEM environment. Can somebody please help me on how to retrieve the password?

Thank you

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edubey
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kautuk_sahni
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Hi 

Please find below some community article which could act as some help to you,

Link:- https://helpx.adobe.com/experience-manager/kb/reset-admin-password.html

//I have lost the password and I need to reset the admin password on CQ 5.5 or later.

Link:- http://experience-aem.blogspot.in/2015/07/aem-6-sp2-reset-administrator-password-to-admin-offline.ht...

//AEM 6 SP2 - Reset Administrator Password to admin offline


1) Stop AEM 6 instance

2) Place the package reset_admin_pass_to_admin.zip in <AEM_Home>/crx-quickstart/install (create it, if there isn't one)

3) Start AEM 6 instance

4) Package should have gotten installed as shown below. It contains /home/users/a/admin/.content.xml with rep:password set to text admin encrypted 

5) Login as admin/admin

 

Link:- http://therealcq.blogspot.in/2013/03/reset-forgotten-password-in-cq54.html

I hope this would help you.

Thanks and Regards

Kautuk Sahni