Reset the Printer Installer Root User ID and Password

Summary/Problem:

 

Cause:

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Solution:

To reset the Printer Installer local root account's username and password:

16.1 and newer:

Download http://pl-web-media.s3.amazonaws.com/old_assets/downloads/tools/resetroot.zip

Extract the resetroot.php file from the resetrootpage.zip and copy it to c:\inetpub\wwwroot\tools\tests\ folder on the PI host server.

Remote into the Printer Installer host server, and open a browser. Enter http://127.0.0.1/tools/tests/resetroot.php and hit Enter. The root user ID and password will be reset to root/password.

Delete the resetroot.php file from the C:\inetpub\wwwroot\tools\tests\ folder.

15.1 and older

Download http://pl-web-media.s3.amazonaws.com/old_assets/downloads/tools/resetroot.zip

Extract the resetroot.php file from the resetrootpage.zip and copy it to c:\inetpub\wwwroot\ folder on the PI host server.

Remote into the Printer Installer host server, and open a browser. Enter http://127.0.0.1/resetroot.php and hit Enter. The root user ID and password will be reset to root/password.

Delete the resetroot.php file from the C:\inetpub\wwwroot\ folder.

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11/09/2017

Dustin Larsen

Justin Page