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 Data Warehouse

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 Data Warehouse

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

Perform the following prerequisite steps as necessary:

  • Open the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure console by clicking the navigation icon next to Oracle Cloud.

  • From the Oracle Cloud Infrastructure left navigation list click Autonomous Data Warehouse.

  • On the Autonomous Databases page select an Autonomous Database from the links under the Display Name column.

Use the following steps to change the ADMIN password:

  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.