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ApsaraDB for Redis:ResetAccountPassword

Last Updated:May 23, 2024

Resets the password of an account for an ApsaraDB for Redis instance.

Operation description

Note Only ApsaraDB for Redis instances of Redis 4.0 or later are supported.


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Authorization information

The following table shows the authorization information corresponding to the API. The authorization information can be used in the Action policy element to grant a RAM user or RAM role the permissions to call this API operation. Description:

  • Operation: the value that you can use in the Action element to specify the operation on a resource.
  • Access level: the access level of each operation. The levels are read, write, and list.
  • Resource type: the type of the resource on which you can authorize the RAM user or the RAM role to perform the operation. Take note of the following items:
    • The required resource types are displayed in bold characters.
    • If the permissions cannot be granted at the resource level, All Resources is used in the Resource type column of the operation.
  • Condition Key: the condition key that is defined by the cloud service.
  • Associated operation: other operations that the RAM user or the RAM role must have permissions to perform to complete the operation. To complete the operation, the RAM user or the RAM role must have the permissions to perform the associated operations.
OperationAccess levelResource typeCondition keyAssociated operation
  • DBInstance

Request parameters


The ID of the instance to which the account belongs.


The name of the account. You can call the DescribeAccounts operation to obtain the name of the account.


The new password for the account. The password must be 8 to 32 characters in length. It must contain at least three of the following character types: uppercase letters, lowercase letters, digits, and special characters. Special characters include !@ # $ % ^ & * ( ) _ + - =


Response parameters


The ID of the request.



Sample success responses


  "RequestId": "8BE02313-5395-4EBE-BAE7-E90A053F****"

Error codes

HTTP status codeError codeError messageDescription
400InvalidAccountName.DuplicateSpecified AccountName already exists in this instance.The error message returned because the account already exists.
400InvalidAccountName.FormatSpecified AccountName is not valid.-
400InvalidEngineVersion.FormatCurrent EngineVersion does not support operations.The operation is not supported while the instance runs this engine version.
400InvalidAccountPassword.FormatSpecified AccountPassword is not valid.-
400TaskExistsSpecified task have existed.-

For a list of error codes, visit the Service error codes.

Change history

Change timeSummary of changesOperation
2023-07-20API Description Update. The Error code has changedsee changesets
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    delete Error Codes: 400