Update the password that you want at will, not random, via PAM's password management

Document ID : KB000074560
Last Modified Date : 23/03/2018
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Introduction:
The customer is understanding that a random password will be generated and it will be updated when he changes the password from PAM. He would like to know if there is the way to set a specific password of a specific account, not random password.

As the background of this question, when the password is changed to a random password, when a problem occurs, the situation will occur that no one login the target server. So, he would like to remain a specific account with the fixed password, and he would like to periodically change the password of the account at will. 
Question:
Is it possible for PAM to change the password we want, not automatically generation, to the target account?
Environment:
CA Privileged Access Manager 3.1.1
Answer:

Here is the steps to change the password to the password you want at will, not automatically generation.

1. Credential >> Manage Targets >> Scheduled Job
2. Click Add button
3. Click Account Detail tab.
4. Select 'No' with the 'Generate Password'. It will show up the 'Password' and 'Confirm Password' fields.

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5. Set the password you want there. And click OK. The password will be changed when the schedule job is run.