Would you like to learn how to reset the HP iLO password of the Administrator account on a HP DL 380 server? In this tutorial, we are going to show you how to reset the HP iLo factory default configuration to recover the Administrator account password of a HP iLo interface.

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Tutorial HP iLO - Password recovery with Physical access

During the HP server boot process, press the F9 key to access the system utilities.

HP Proliant System utilities

Select the System Configuration option.

ilo System Configuration

On the next screen, select the iLo Configuration Utility.

ilo configuration utility

Select YES in the Set to factory defaults option.

ilo password recovery

The HP iLo interface configuration will be reset to the factory defaults.

Enter the default login information available on the serial label of your server

hp ilo password tag

Open a browser software, enter the IP address of your iLO interface and access the web interface.

On the prompt screen, enter the administrative login information.

Factory default access information:
Username: Administrator
Password: Available on the information label of your server

hp ilo web interface

Congratulations! You recovered the HP ilo password.