Change the WAS administrative user ID password 

Update the password for the administrative user ID used to configure IBM Connections on WAS.

Before you begin

This is an optional procedure.


  1. Refer to the WAS information center:

  2. WAS dmgr user ID only: Synchronize the nodes of the cluster to propagate the change.

  3. If the administrative user ID is used in any of the J2C authentication aliases, update the password associated with the alias. In the WAS administration console, select Security -> Global security.

  4. In the Authentication area, expand Java Authentication and Authorization Service, and click J2C authentication data.

  5. Click the alias name to edit it, and then change the value in the Password field.

  6. Apply and save the changes.

  7. Restart the servers hosting IBM Connections.

Parent topic

Manage stored credentials