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Delete or edit a credential using Database Manager

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Updated May 21, 2018


This article describes how to delete or edit a credential on the Orion server using Database Manager. 


  • All Orion environments


  1. Connect to your SolarWinds Orion server remotely.
  2. Start Database Manager.

    You can also start Database Manager in the Advanced Features folder by clicking Start > All Programs > SolarWinds Orion > Advanced Features > Database Manager.

  3. Click Add default server.
  5. Select and expand SolarWindsOrion.
  6. Open the Credential table [dbo].[Credential] from the list and click Execute query.
  7. Check for the credentialID value of the target credential to be edited or deleted.
  8. Open the CredentialProperty table [dbo].[CredentialProperty] from the list and click Execute query.
  9. Click Enable table editing.
  10. Delete all items with the corresponding credentialID value.
  11. Return to the credential table and click Enable table editing.
  12. Select and right-click the row of the desired credential that needs to be deleted. 
  13. Confirm to delete the selected row(s).



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