Author: Jim Schaefer
Date: December 4, 2023
Audience: Agents and Admins
Environmental details: Self-hosted KOTS
Summary: How to reset the default KOTS admin password
Accidentally misplaced the KOTS admin password during installation and cannot log into KOTS admin console
- Run the following command to reset the password to 'password':
kubectl kots reset-password -n default
The customer misplaces or copies/pastes passwords incorrectly during installation, preventing moving forward. If they lose this password, the provided command will generate a new one.
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