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Encrypted VMWare ESX server monitoring password

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Updated April 11, 2017

Overview

The VMWare ESX Server password is lost and the root credential is showing as encrypted in the Orion database.

Environment

All SolarWinds software product versions

Detail

The VMWare ESX server monitoring root password credential is encrypted from the Orion database to protect the devices from unauthorized access.

Unfortunately, you cannot recover or decrypt the password from the SolarWinds database. 

 

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