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Change Admin PW via WAPI

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Hello,

 

Has anyone changed the Admin password via API?  I was able to change a user password with this:

 

https://192.168.1.1/api/3.3/auth_users/update?id=1&password=NewPass123

 

However, this did not seem to work for Admin despite be authenticated as "Admin".

 

Thanks.

Re: Change Admin PW via WAPI

Ingmar Community Manager
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We discovered an issue with the ability to update the admin password through the API and are targeting a fix for the next release.

Re: Change Admin PW via WAPI

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I had been using a '#' in the password.  It seemed to work when I excluded it.

 

The example should work:

https://192.168.1.1/api/3.3/auth_users/update?id=1&password=NewPass123

 

vs.

https://192.168.1.1/api/3.3/auth_users/update?id=1&password=NewPass#123

 

 

Re: Change Admin PW via WAPI

Ingmar Community Manager
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If you use %23 instead of the pound sign it should work

Re: Change Admin PW via WAPI

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It did!  Thank you.

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