You might need to reset the password for the
elastic superuser if you cannot authenticate with the
elastic user ID and are effectively locked out from an Elasticsearch cluster or Kibana.
elastic user password does not interfere with Marketplace integrations.
To reset the password:
- Log in to the Elasticsearch Service Console.
Find your deployment on the home page in the Elasticsearch Service card and click the gear icon to access it directly. Or, select Elasticsearch Service to go to the deployments page to view all of your deployments.
On the deployments page you can narrow your deployments by name, ID, or choose from several other filters. To customize your view, use a combination of filters, or change the format from a grid to a list.
- From your deployment menu, go to Security.
- Select Reset password.
Copy down the auto-generated a password for the
- Close the window.
The password is not accessible after you close the window, so if you lose it, you need to reset the password again.