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Arcserve: How can I reset my BrightStor ARCserve ‘caroot’ password?

If you have forgotten or lost your “caroot” password, you can reset this. See the instructions below: 1. Open a command prompt on the server where you want to change/reset the caroot password. 2. In the command prompt browse to the drive where you have Brightstor ARCserve installed (e.g. C:\Program Files\CA\…) 3. Once in the ARCserve folder type in the following: cstop 4. This will stop all the ARCserve services that are running. 5. When […]