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Description
This document explains how to delete or rename the default “admin” user.

Solution
To delete or rename the default admin account:

-    log in using the “admin” account
-    create a new admin user via System -> Administrators -> Create New ->Administrator
-    fill the needed fields
-    as Administrator Profile choose “super_admin"
-    save

Now log in using the new account and delete or rename the “admin” user.

A password can't be changed on an account without knowing the old password.
It is not possible to disable local admin users.