Manage the Administrator Account on Autonomous Database

You can change the administrator user password and when locked, unlock the administrator user account on Autonomous Database.

Change the Administrator Password in Autonomous Transaction Processing

From the service console, change the password for the ADMIN user by following these steps:

  1. On the Details page, from the More Actions drop-down list, select Admin Password.
  2. On the Admin Password page enter the new password and confirm.
  3. Click Update.

The password for the default administrator account, ADMIN, has the same password complexity rules mentioned in the section Create Users on Autonomous Database - Connecting with a Client Tool.

Unlock the Administrator Account in Autonomous Transaction Processing

If you need to change the ADMIN user password, you can do this from the More Actions drop-down list, by selecting Admin Password.

Use the following steps to change the ADMIN password:

  • From the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure left navigation list click Autonomous Transaction Processing.

  • On the Autonomous Databases page select an Autonomous Transaction Processing instance from the links under the Display Name column.

See Signing in to Your Cloud Account in Getting Started with Oracle Cloud.

  1. On the Details page, from the More Actions drop-down list, select Admin Password.
  2. On the Admin Password dialog box enter the new password and confirm.
  3. Click Update.

This operation also unlocks the ADMIN account if it was locked.

Note:

The password for the default administrator account, ADMIN, has the same password complexity rules mentioned in the section Create Users on Autonomous Database - Connecting with a Client Tool.