Deactivating configuration encryption

Deactivate configuration encryption.

Follow these steps to temporarily deactivate configuration encryption for any needed troubleshooting. After completing troubleshooting, activate configuration encryption again.
Important: Configuration encryption is a recommended best practice for increased security.


The location of the opscenterd.conf file depends on the type of installation:
  • Package installations: /etc/opscenter/opscenterd.conf
  • Tarball installations: install_location/conf/opscenterd.conf


  1. Open opscenterd.conf for editing and deactivate configuration encryption:
    config_encryption_active = False
  2. Restart opscenterd.