This page applies only to monitoring points m22, m30, r40, and r400. For m25, m35, and r45 see this page.

If you forgot your monitoring point password, see forgot your password? to reset it. If you know your web admin password but just want to change it, see change the password.

Forgot your password?

  1. Download the monitoring point configuration package from here.
  2. Extract the contents to the root of an empty, fat32-formatted usb stick.
  3. Open autorun.sh on the usb stick.
  4. Uncomment the following line and substitute ‘root’ and your desired password in place of ‘username’ and ‘password’, respectively. Enclose the password in single quotes if the password includes special characters. If the password itself includes a single quote, use backslash to escape it.

    # ./scripts/configureAccounts.sh change username userpasswd
    
  5. Save your changes.
  6. Insert the usb stick into the monitoring point.

    m22
    The blue status LED changes from heartbeat to rapid beat.
    m30
    The monitoring point beeps once.
    r40 and r400
    The LCD displays ‘usb drive detected’. Press enter when prompted.
  7. Wait for the monitoring point to return to ready (~ 1 minute).

    m22
    The blue status LED returns to a heartbeat.
    m30
    The monitoring point beeps twice.
    r40 and r400
    The LCD displays ‘complete/remove usb drive’.
  8. Log in to web admin using your new username and password.

Change the password

  1. Log in to web admin.
  2. Click ‘change root password’.
  3. Enter new password and click ‘set password’.