Change the key store password for the certificate that the BlackBerry Monitoring Service console uses

To change the key store password for the certificate that the BlackBerry® Monitoring Service uses for SSL encryption, you must change the password in the BlackBerry Server Configuration dialog box and run the WebGenKey.bat file in a command prompt window.

The key store password must contain a minimum of six characters, in alphanumeric format.

  1. On the computer that hosts the BlackBerry Monitoring Service, click Start > All Programs > BlackBerry Enterprise Server > BlackBerry Server Configuration.
  2. On the Monitoring Console tab, in the Current password field, type the current password. The default password is besbms.
  3. In the New password and Confirm new password fields, type the new password.
  4. Click OK.
  5. On the computer that hosts the BlackBerry Monitoring Service, open a command prompt window.
  6. Change the directory to the path where the WebGenKey.bat file is located. The default location of the WebGenKey.bat file is <drive>:\Program Files\Research In Motion\BlackBerry Enterprise Server\Monitoring Service\bin.
  7. Type WebGenKey.bat.
  8. In quotation marks (""), type the path to the Java® Development Kit installation. The default location of the JDK is <drive>:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.5.0_15.
  9. In quotation marks (""), type the path to where you installed the BlackBerry Monitoring Service. The default location of the BlackBerry Monitoring Service installation is <drive>:\Program Files\Research In Motion\BlackBerry Enterprise Server\Monitoring Service.
  10. Type the new password.
  11. Type the name of the computer that you want to change the key store password for.
  12. Press ENTER.
  13. In the Windows® Services, restart the service for the BlackBerry Monitoring Service console.

Example

C:\Program Files\Research In Motion\BlackBerry Enterprise Server\Monitoring Service\bin>webGenKey.bat "C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.5.0_15" "C:\Program Files\Research In Motion\BlackBerry Enterprise Server\Monitoring Service" password server01.test.rim.com

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