How can I change the admin password on my QNAP NAS?

How to Change the Admin Password on a QNAP NAS

To change the admin password on your QNAP NAS, follow these steps:

Step 1: Access the QTS Control Panel

1. Open a web browser and enter the IP address of your QNAP NAS.
2. Enter the admin username and password to log in.
3. In the QTS Control Panel, click on "Control Panel" in the main menu.

Step 2: Open the Users section

1. In the Control Panel, click on "Users" under the "Privilege Settings" category.
2. You will see a list of all the users on your NAS.

Step 3: Select the admin user

1. Find the "admin" user in the list.
2. Click on the "Edit" button next to the admin user.

Step 4: Change the password

1. In the Edit User window, enter the new password in the "New Password" and "Confirm Password" fields.
2. The password must meet the minimum complexity requirements, which include a minimum length of 8 characters and a combination of uppercase letters, lowercase letters, numbers, and special characters.
3. It is recommended to use a strong, unique password for better security.
4. Click "Apply" to save the new password.

Once you have completed these steps, the admin password on your QNAP NAS will be changed. It is important to remember the new password and keep it secure.

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