Setting the Administrator Username and Password

For the Drobo 5N, this is the last step in the setup of your Drobo device.

1.     In Drobo Dashboard, double-click the appropriate Drobo device from the All Drobos page.

The Status page opens.

2.   Click the link that reads: Click here to password protect this Drobo.

The Admin Settings page opens.

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3.     In the Username text box, enter a username for the administrator. “Admin” is the default.

4.     In the Password text box, select any default text that appears there, press the Delete key and enter a password for the administrator.

5.     In the Confirm Password text box, select any default text that appears there, press the Delete key and re-enter the password you just typed.

Note: You also have the option to disable (or re-enable) Drobo Apps. For more information, see Using Drobo Apps with the Drobo 5N.

6.     Click the OK button.

You are returned to the Status page and now logged in to this Drobo device.

Note: If you would like to use Drobo's Dual Disk Redundancy feature, you will need to enable it.

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