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Enable Primary Site Administrator

  • URL:https://server:port/arcgis/admin/security/psa/enable (POST only)
  • Required Capability:Administrator
  • Version Introduced:10.1


You can use this operation to enable log in privileges for the primary site administrator account. This operation can only be invoked by an another administrator in the system.

However, if you did not have any other administrators in the system and accidentally disabled the primary site administrator account, you can re-enable the account by running the password reset utility. This utility is shipped in <ArcGIS Server installation directory>\Server\tools\passwordreset. Use the -e option to re-enable the primary site administrator. This utility is described in more detail in the ArcGIS Server Help.

Request Parameters


Description: The response format. The default response format is html.

Values: html | json

Example Usage