How To Reset Azure VM Password

In this tutorial, we will see how we can reset the existing VM password, if you forget the same or want to change it for any other reason.

Step 1

Login to your Azure portal.

Step 2

Click VM, where you want to change the password for, as highlighted.

Step 3

Give a new user name & password. This user will have all the administration rights for this virtual machine.
Wait for few minutes as resetting of the password takes around 5-10 mins. Now, you can login with the new user.