ONTAP 9.14.1 commands

vserver cifs domain password change

Generate a new password for the CIFS server’s machine account and change it in the Windows Active Directory domain.

Availability: This command is available to cluster and Vserver administrators at the admin privilege level.


The vserver cifs domain password change changes the domain account password for a CIFS server. This command is not supported for workgroup CIFS servers.


-vserver <vserver name> - Vserver

This parameter specifies the name of the Vserver for whose CIFS server you want to change the domain account password.


The following example changes the password for the CIFS server on a Vserver named vs1.

cluster1::> vserver cifs domain password change -vserver vs1

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