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Resetting the RDS master user's password is simple enough, but how do you find your master users username?

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The master username is now listed in the RDS Dashboard.

  1. Select the "Instances" listing and expand the DB instance.
  2. Press the looking glass tab on the left.
  3. The master username is listed in the left column.

Hope this helps!

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Nice answer as it doesn't require the API. I might add that label/field name in the GUI is not 'Master User' but simply 'Username', which (as of this writing) currently appears under the 'DB Name'. – Andrew S Mar 29 at 21:34

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