Change Master Password for OpenERP

By default OpenERP use Master Password “admin”.

After installation of OpenERP, you need to change this password. If not anyone can delete your entire OpenERP company database.


To change OpenERP master password, edit


Set value for


root@dev1:~# cat /etc/openerp/openerp-server.conf 
; This is the password that allows database operations:
admin_passwd = oQoADDDLbw124 
db_host = False
db_port = False
db_user = openerp
db_password = False

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