VMware default usernames and passwords

This page is being updated, bare with me, please 🙂

So below a list of most default VMware usernames and passwords.
This can be very useful when you don’t know them or do not want to search through the manuals.

VMware passwords

VMware passwords

Product Username Password URL
vCenter Appliance root vmware https://IPorDNS_of_Server:5480
vCenter Application root 123456 http://IPorDNS_of_Server
Discovery Manager cli ChangeMe
vCenter Chargeback root vmware http://IP_or_DNS_name:8080/cbmui/
vCenter Infrastructure Navigator root <*> https://IPorDNS_of_Server:5480
vCenter Log Insight  admin <*> https:// log_insight-host/
vCenter Web Client root vmware https://IPorDNS_of_Server:9443/vsphere-client/
Web Client Access vCenter Single Sign On SSO administrator@System-Domain <*> https://IPorDNS_of_Server: 7444/lookupservice/sdk
vSphere Data Protection  root changeme
vSphere Replication root <*>
vCloud Director root / guest / administrator <*>
vCenter Orchestrator Appliance Configuration vmware <*> http://orchestrator_appliance_ip
VMware Site Recovery Manager vCenter admin username vCenter admin password
vShield Manager admin default http://IPorDNS
Horizon Admin windows credentials windows credentials https://IPorDNS/admin
vSphere Data Protection Appliance root changeme https://<IP_address_VDP_A ppliance>:8543/vdp-configure/
vSphere Replication Appliance root <*> https://vr-appliance-address:5480
vCloud Automation Center Identity Appliance admin admin https://IPorDNS_of_UI_Server
vCloud Automation Center root <*> https://vcac-appliance-hostname.domain.name/shell-ui-app

<*> for some appliances you configure the password during the OVA or OVF deployment.

This list is not complete yet and will be filled in further when other accounts cross my path in the virtual world.

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