tsm reset

Use the tsm reset command to clear the initial admin user so that you can enter a new one. After you run tsm reset you must rerun the tabcmd initialuser command to create a new initial admin. The new name cannot be the same username as the previous admin user.

Note: This command was added in Tableau Server version 2018.1.

Synopsis

tsm reset[option] [global options]

Option

-d,--delete-all-sessions

Optional.

Delete all active user sessions when the server is reset.

--request-timeout <timeout in seconds>

Optional.

Wait the specified amount of time for the command to finish. Default value is 1800 (30 minutes).

Global options

-h, --help

Optional.

Show the command help.

-p, --password <password>

Required, along with -u or --username if no session is active.

Specify the password for the user specified in -u or --username.

If the password includes spaces or special characters, enclose it in quotes:

--password 'my password'

-s, --server <url_to_tsm>

Optional.

Use the specified address for Tableau Services Manager. The URL must start with https, include port 8850, and use the server name not the IP address, for example https://mytableauhost:8850. If no server is specified, https://<localhost | dnsname>:8850 is assumed.

--trust-admin-controller-cert

Optional.

Use this flag to trust the self-signed certificate on the TSM controller. For more information about certificate trust and CLI connections, see Connecting TSM clients.

-u, --username <user>

Required if no session is active, along with -p or --password.

Specify a user account. If you do not include this option, the command is run using credentials you signed in with.

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