Setpassword: Store CLI Credentials

The setpassword CLI command for Essbase stores a password associated with your client/user combination. In subsequent sessions, you can log in without entering a password.


 setpassword [-verbose] -essbaseurl URL -user userName
Option Abbreviation Description
-verbose -v Optional. Show extended descriptions
-essbaseurl -url Address of an instance of Essbase
-user -u Your user name


After migrating to Release 21.4 or higher, you must reset any stored passwords that were saved using this command in a previous release.


esscs setpassword -url -user rschmidt