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Login credentials for administration


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You will need administrative permissions to perform the actions discussed in this guide. You can access ThoughtSpot via SSH at the command prompt and from a Web browser.

There are two separate default administrator users, an operating system user that you type in at the Linux shell prompt, and an application user for access through a browser. Make sure you use the correct login and password for the method you are using to log in. Passwords are case sensitive.

Table 1. Default administrative user credentials
Login Type User Access Method Password
OS user admin Access remotely via SSH from the command prompt on a client machine. Contact ThoughtSpot to obtain the default password.
Application user tsadmin Access through a Web browser. Contact ThoughtSpot to obtain the default password.
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