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 The web GUI will present itself and ask for the login details. Enter the username which is **root** (1) and password (2) which is whatever you decided on at installation and click the “Log In” button (3). The web GUI will present itself and ask for the login details. Enter the username which is **root** (1) and password (2) which is whatever you decided on at installation and click the “Log In” button (3).
  
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-Now you are logged into FreeNAS. Due to the fact that this is the first login after a fresh install the “Initial Wizard” screen will pop up. I don’t use it but this is my preference. I click the “Exit” button when it appears.+Now you are logged into FreeNAS. ​
  
-{{:​fester:​38564b7a4ea1ac630a7f3050fd514e04.png}}+The first thing Fester does is give the root user a strong password if that has not been done already at installation Click **Accounts** in the left column, then **Users**
  
-The first thing Fester does is give the root user a strong password if that has not been done already at installation. ​ Go to the “Account” page (1) and click on the “Users” button (2).+{{:​fester112:​pasted:​20190526-224806.png}}
  
-{{:fester:​c11b1b19753d68c2b0cde4ad20af2c0d.png}}+Then click the three vertical dots to the right of the root user, and select **Edit** from the pop-up menu:
  
-Now select the “root” account (1) by clicking on it (it should turn blue when you do) and then click on the “Modify User” button (2).+{{:​fester112:​pasted:​20190526-224904.png}}
  
-{{:fester:​8bc86ff92bf99548156bb4d0c1b1f985.png}}+In the “Password:” text box (1) type in your strong password and then type it in again in the “Confirm password” text box (2).
  
-In the “Password:​” text box (1) type in your strong password and then type it in again in the “Password confirmation:​” text box (2). +{{:fester112:​pasted:20190526-224959.png}}
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 The maximum password length in FreeNAS is 128 characters. The maximum password length in FreeNAS is 128 characters.
  
-Now scroll down and click the “OK” button.+Now scroll down and click the “Save” button.
  
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 That’s the root user password changed. That’s the root user password changed.
  
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