I can not remember the mdbadmin password. Can the password be reset?

Document ID : KB000011646
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Do not have access to the mdbadmin password or forgotten the mdbadmin password? 


Can the mdbadmin the password be reset?


To change ate the mdbadmin password 

1. Open the Sql Server Management Studio application

2. Drop down the Security folder

3. then drop down Logins folder 

4. Select the user mdbadmin right click select properties 

    Change the password in this screen 

5. Run pdm_configure to make sure all applicable sources are updated 


Additional Information:

NOTE:  If you have other products that use mdbadmin, there may be steps required for those products to recognize the new password.