Editing cluster profiles

You can change the Cluster Admin user name and password for a cluster profile from the NetApp Element Configuration extension point.

About this task

This procedure describes how to change the cluster admin user name and password used by the plug-in. You cannot change the cluster admin credentials from the plug-in. For instructions on changing credentials for a cluster administrator account, see the NetApp Element Software User Guide.


  1. Select NetApp Element Configuration > Clusters.
  2. Select the check box for the cluster profile you want to edit.
  3. Click Actions.
  4. In the resulting menu, click Edit.
  5. In the Edit Cluster dialog box, change any of the following:
    • User ID: The cluster administrator user name.
    • Password: The cluster administrator password.
    Note: You cannot change the IP address or FQDN of a cluster profile after a cluster is added. You also cannot change the assigned Linked Mode vCenter Server for an added cluster. To change the cluster address or associated vCenter Server, you must remove the cluster and add it again.
  6. Click OK.