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Login Confluence in recovery mode.

I tried to login Confluence in recovery mode by following below url and my confluence is currently running windows OS.

Restore Passwords To Recover Admin User Rights | Confluence Data Center and Server 7.9 | Atlassian Documentation

I have set below line in setenv.bat file and restarted machine but unable to go through it

set CATALINA_OPTS=-Datlassian.recovery.password=admin %CATALINA_OPTS%


Anyone tried this earlier with successful result.


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Brant Schroeder Community Leader Dec 10, 2020

If you are running on Windows you will want to make add a property to the service.  Use the information here to identify the service.  Then you will want to place the Java Option found on the page you referenced:  -Datlassian.recovery.password=<your-password>

Then follow the additional steps: 

Thanks I Got it through :)

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