How do I reset the password for my playground server?

Resetting the password for your playground server can be done by clicking the Reset Password button in the server Actions menu. This will reset your password back to the Temp. Password provided with the cloud server, and a new one can be set the next time you login. 

1. Click the Playground menu button.

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2. Click the Actions button for the server.

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3. Click Reset Password.

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If you forget the `root` user password, you can log into the `cloud_user` account and issue the command `sudo passwd root`, then enter the `cloud_user` password for confirmation, followed by the new root password.

If you have any questions, or if you encounter any issues resetting your cloud server password, feel free to reach out to our Support team by submitting a ticket, or emailing support@linuxacademy.com!