confluence setup problem - login not possible


I installed an evaluation version of confluence and something did not work during setup. Now when I start it, I only get the login screen but did not define any username to login and I'm stuck.

Any advice, please?


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found another solution. deleting the config xml file in the application data folder helped.

thx anyway!

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Stephen Sifers Community Champion Mar 26, 2014

During the install you should have been prompted to setup a user account:

You can try the following to reset the admin password to your confluence instance:

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