Resetting CLI Password of Data Collector

To reset the CLI password of a data collector:

  1. In the Aruba Central app, set the filter to Global.
  2. Under Maintain, click Organization > Platform Integration > Data collectors. The Data Collectors page opens, displaying all of the managed data collectors in the Managed Collectors card sorted by status.
  3. Click the List icon in the upper right corner of the Managed Collectors card. The Managed Collectors card opens in the List view, displaying all data collectors in a grid format. The List view lists the data collectors that are currently represented in the Dashboard view.
  4. Click a data collector row in the grid where you want to reset the CLI password.
  5. Hover over an appliance row in the Appliance in Collector table in the grid. The Reset icon is displayed to the right of Model.
  6. Click the Reset icon. The CLI password will be reset to default password aruba.
  7. To change the CLI password, follow the steps listed in Changing Password.


After password reset, wait for 3 minutes before attempting to log in to the CLI.