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Logging in to Talend Administration Center without SSO


  1. On the Talend Administration Center, click Go to db config page.
  2. Type in the administrator password (admin by default) in the Database Configuration page and click OK.
  3. If no license or an invalid license is found during the series of checks, you are prompted to specify a license. Click Set new license.
  4. Click Browse to browse to your license file and click Upload.
    The license determines the types of users and projects you can manage in Talend Administration Center. For more information, see What domains can you work in depending on your user type and license.
  5. Upon validation of your license, Talend Administration Center runs a series of checks again, and displays the following options:
  6. Make sure all the settings are correct, then click Finalize.
    After finalizing the Database Configuration page, the option Go to db config page disappears form the login page. The Database Configuration page cannot be accessed anymore.
    If the license expires, you are redirected to the Database Configuration page by default, but only the license configuration option will be enabled.
    If some settings have to be modified after finalization or to migrate external libraries, see Updating parameters after the configuration is finalized.
  7. Click Go to login page and type in the default credentials ( in the Login dialog box.
    After the first connection, it is strongly recommended not to use the default user account to access the application for security reasons. You can either change the default credentials of this account ( or create another administrator user and remove the default account.
    If you want to change the default password that allows you to change the database configuration (recommended), you have to edit the database.config.password parameter value in the file. For more information, see Change the default password used to configure the database.
    After the first connection, the node.identifier property is added in the file, identifying the Talend Administration Center instance connected to the database. The node ID is also shown at the bottom of the tree view of Talend Administration Center.
  8. Click Login.
    Talend Administration Center opens up on a welcome page.
    A pop-up window with a brief introduction to Talend Cloud is shown. If you are considering a move to Talend Cloud, click the link on the pop-up window for more information on the migration tools. Click Close to close the pop-up.

    The menus and menu items shown vary according to the edition of Talend Administration Center currently in use. They also vary based on your role.

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