Reset KOTS Admin Console Password

A step-by-step guide on how to reset the password for the KOTS Admin Console

๐Ÿ“œ Prerequisite

You'll need Kubectl access to the Atlan stack. Refer to this guide for more information.

How to reset the password for the KOTS Admin Console

STEP 1: Install the KOTS CLI

First, install the KOTS CLI tool with the command below:

curl | bash

Once the tool is installed, verify the installation by running these commands:

kubectl kots --help
kubectl kots version

STEP 2: Reset the admin console password

Once you have kubectl configured for the Atlan EKS cluster, execute this command to reset the Admin Console password:

kubectl kots reset-password --namespace kots

This will trigger an request for a new password. Enter a strong password, and store it safely.

Here is what the output will look like:

Reset Admin Console Password

STEP 3: Verify your new password

Now you can verify that this worked by logging in to the KOTS Admin Console with your new password.