Raspbian Default Password

Need to get into your Pi?
Zach Zach (249)
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Looking for the default Raspbian password? We've got you covered! This short guide will teach you the default username and password for Raspbian, as well as how to change it to something more secure and memorable.

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The default root password for Raspbian is raspberry.

The default username for Raspbian is pi.

For security and convenience purposes, I recommend you change your Raspbian password to something different than the default.

After logging into Raspbian using the default credentials, use the following command:

Need an older version of Raspbian? No problem.
Zach Zach (249)
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Important: Raspbian has been replaced by Raspberry Pi OS! Whenever a new Raspbian version comes out, the Raspberry Pi Foundation removes the previous version from the Raspbian Downloads page.