How to find the password for a dataview.

Document ID : KB000038953
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Introduction:

User inadvertently put a password on a dataview and now does not remember the password.  This knowledge document will tell you how to find the password.

Question:

How can  find what the password is on a dataview?

Environment:

z/OS

Answer:

To find the password, run DDUTILTY with the following cards:

-USR DATACOM-INSTALL,NEWUSER
-RPT INDEX,DATAVIEW,ALL(PROD,PRIV)
-END
/*
//*
 
You will find the password at column 'PSWD'.