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Encrypted VMWare ESX server monitoring password

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Updated April 11, 2017


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


All SolarWinds software product versions


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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