Reset Lucee Web Admin Password

To reset the Lucee Web Admin password, you must have access to the file system on the web server.

  1. Edit the lucee-web.xml.cfm file stored in <Physical Path>\WEB-INF\lucee\ folder.
    Physical Path for Default Website is usually C:\inetpub\wwwroot.
  2. Remove the attributes hspw and salt from the cfLuceeConfiguration tag.
  3. Restart Lucee (either through Services or Lucee-Tomcat Service Control application.
  4. Go to the login screen and choose new password.



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