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    I've accidentally deleted the admin email account and i was ejected from the console and unable to get back in. any soltions?

    Gil

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    Hi, welcome to the forum.

    AFAIK, you can create a new admin account from the command line.

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    Quote Originally Posted by gilmarer View Post
    I've accidentally deleted the admin email account and i was ejected from the console and unable to get back in. any soltions?

    Gil
    Search the wiki for details on how to fix it.
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    Default ....and I am not technically minded :-(

    Can someone walk me through the details of reinstituting my admin account for zimbra?

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    Did you find the details in the wiki?
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    Default i was not able to find on the wiki section how to recreate an admin account accidenta

    hi,

    I've accidentally deleted the admin account. I'm not a techie. I've searched the wiki section but was unable to find a way to create a new admin username password for my zimbra. can someone help?

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    Here it is, run the commands as the Zimbra user. There's plenty of details in the forums as well.
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