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Reset Root Password For vCenter

  1. Connect to the vCenter Server Appliance with an SSH session and the root user credentials.
  2. Use the following commands to get to the command prompt:
    • shell.set --enable true
    • shell
Change the root password using passwd command.
Verify the root account password has been changed using: chage -l root
Re-attempt the upgrade again.