Resetting a lost user name or password

You can reset a forgotten username or password and then configure NV Test Manager to use it.

Generate an encrypted password for NV Test Manager

  1. From the Windows Start menu, click All Programs > Accessories, right-click Command Prompt, and then click Run as administrator.

  2. In the Command Prompt window, change folder to: <installation_folder>\lib

  3. Run the following commands:

    1. set _JAVA_OPTIONS=
    3. <installation_folder>\OpenJRE\bin\java.exe -classpath bootstrapper.jar;
      com.shunra.common.license.utils.CryptoUtils /e <password> /f <output_file>
    • <password> – The new password to encrypt.
    • <output_file> – The full path and file name of the text file that will contain the encrypted password. The folder that will contain the output file must exist before running the command.

    C:\Program Files\Micro Focus\Network Virtualization\OpenJRE\bin\java.exe -classpath bootstrapper.jar; com.shunra.common.license.utils.CryptoUtils /e mypassword /f "c:\NV\out.txt"

  4. Configure NV Test Manager to use the new password, as described below.

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Configure NV Test Manager to use a new username and/or password

  1. Open the following file in a text editor as an administrator:


  2. Do the following:

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    In the file, replace the username in the following property:


    1. Generate an encrypted password.

    2. In the file, replace the password in the following property with the encrypted password from the output file:


  3. Restart the Network Virtualization service.

  4. Start NV Test Manager using the new username and/or password.

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