To change the management password of the DSM16p, perform the following steps:

  1. Open the DSM16p Web-based Configuration Utility
  2. From the System tab, select Users
  3. Select the admin account by clicking on the admin link.  The Edit User "admin" page is presented.  
  4. Enter the current password, the new password (twice) and then press the Save button to save it.


To prevent unauthorized access to the Web-based Configuration Utility of your DSM16p, you should change the default password during the initial configuration of the system when this same screen is presented.