You can change the password or other details of a vCenter Single Sign-On user from the vSphere Web Client. You cannot rename users in the vsphere.local domain. That means you cannot rename administrator@vsphere.local.

You can create additional users with the same privileges as administrator@vsphere.local.

vCenter Single Sign-On users are stored in the vCenter Single Sign-On vsphere.local domain.

You can review the vCenter Single Sign-On password policies from the vSphere Web Client. Log in as administrator@vsphere.local and select Configuration > Policies > Password Policies.

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Log in to the vSphere Web Client as administrator@vsphere.local or as another user with vCenter Single Sign-On administrator privileges.

Users with vCenter Single Sign-On administrator privileges are in the Administrators group in the vsphere.local domain.

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Click Home, and browse to Administration > Single Sign-On > Users and Groups.

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Click the Users tab.

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Right-click the user and select Edit User.

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Make changes to the user.

You cannot change the user name of the user.

The password must meet the password policy requirements for the system.

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Click OK.