Resetting the defaultadmin Password

  • To reset the password for the user defaultadmin, follow these steps:
    • Ensure the KoalaBrain application is closed
    • Open KoalaBrain.sqlite from the KoalaBrain data folder using DB Browser for Sqlite
    • Click on the Browse Data tab
    • Select the users table from the Table dropdown
    • Find the table row where the username column isĀ defaultadmin
    • Click in the cell containing the defaultadmin user name and type deftaultadmin_1 (or 2, 3... depending on whether you've reset before), then press enter
    • Click on Write Changes button near the top of the window then close DB Browser for Sqlite
    • Restart the KoalaBrain Application, you will be prompted to set up the defaultadmin user again
    • The old defaultadmin can be kept without doing any harm, it will have lost all of its permissions when renamed