Reset Zimbra Admin Password

Sometimes you may need to reset the password of the admin account in Zimbra from CLI.

To get the list of all administrators in Zimbra, you can use:

su – zimbra

zmprov gaaa

To reset the password of the admin account, use:

zmprov sp <> <your desired password>

Hope this will help you all.

3 thoughts on “Reset Zimbra Admin Password”

  1. Go to Preferences > General tab and there’s a Change Password button.
    From cli, you can use the same command to change the user password.
    Just change the admin username with that of the user email address.

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