AWS Tools for PowerShell
User Guide

Set an Initial Password for an IAM User

The following example demonstrates how to use the New-IAMLoginProfile cmdlet to set an initial password for an IAM user. For more information about character limits and recommendations for passwords, see Password Policy Options in the .

PS > New-IAMLoginProfile -UserName myNewUser -Password "&!123!&" UserName CreateDate -------- ---------- myNewUser 11/20/2012 4:23:05 PM

Use the Update-IAMLoginProfile cmdlet to update the password for an IAM user.

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