Locked out, do not remember password and can't reset.

  • I have uninstalled then reinstalled and still no go. I am locked out and using the latest firefox for the UI and am on a windows 11 machine. I have no clue how to perform ssh reset and am frankly stressing out completely. No matter what I do it asks for the password and says the default one is incorrect. How in the world do I reset it to default settings so I can log in once again?

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    hyperiond --help

    hyperiond --resetPassword


    Next time please provide more information.

    Windows 11 and latest firefox is not enough. ;)


    regards pclin

  • what is that code and how do I implement it? I don't know how to code. I don't know any python. I'm just trying to get things working and I am sorry I am so new to this. Kind of wish there was a user friendly way to reset password. What other information do you need?


    So that's it, no other help on how to use that?

  • windows command line


    regards pclin

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    The above is not about coding but provides a view about argument that you can start Hyperion with.

    So either you do this via the windows command line or you create a shortcut, add the --resetPassword option and start via the shortcut.

    Just standard Windows stuff…

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    1. Stop Hyperion

    2. In the Windows Searchbar (bottom left) enter cmd and press Enter

    2. You see the Windows commandline window

    3. Paste following line into the commandline window

    "C:\Program Files\Hyperion\bin\hyperiond.exe" --resetPassword

    Press Enter

    4. The Commandline Window looks like this


    5. Start Hyperion

  • Thank you! Thank you! That is all I was asking for. Like I said, I am a complete noob to this. And that worked and I wont be changing no passwords anymore and if I do I will make sure ff remembers it. How do I donate?

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